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John Henry

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Compass Point Books,
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The life story of John Henry, the African American railroad legend known as the "Steel Driving Man."
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Grouping Title john henry
Grouping Author balcziak bill
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-01-08 23:18:58PM
Last Indexed 2019-01-21 01:10:06AM

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series Imagination series. Tall tales
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subject_facet African Americans -- Folklore, Folklore -- United States, John Henry (Legendary character) -- Legends, Tall tales
title_display John Henry
title_full John Henry / tale retold by Bill Balcziak ; illustrated by Drew Rose
title_short John Henry
topic_facet African Americans, Folklore, John Henry (Legendary character), Tall tales