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The legend of John Henry / written and illustrated by Terry Small.

Small, Terry. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 0385311680 (hb)
  • Physical Description: Unpaged : color illustrations ; 29cm
  • Publisher: New York : Delacort Press, 1994.

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General Note: "A Doubleday book for young readers."
Summary, etc.: A Herculean steel driver on the railroad pits his strength and speed against the new steam hammer which is putting men out of jobs.
Subject: John Henry (Legendary character) > Juvenile literature.
Folklore > United States > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Folklore > Juvenile literature.
Railroads > Folklore > Juvenile literature.

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