Table of Contents for Groundbreaking, Chance-Taking Life of George Washington Carver and Science and Invention in America


Introduction 7(4)
An Inordinate Desire for Knowledge
11(18)
Mary of Diamond Grove---A Hard Beginning in a Harsh Place --- The Larger World --- A Green Thumb and a Hungry Mind
Sunshine and Shadow
29(22)
The Wandering Years --- Reconstruction --- Jim Crow --- Home on the Prairie
The Golden Door of Freedom
51(16)
A Real Human Being --- The Greatest Good --- College Man
BTW and GWC
67(26)
Riding the Southbound Train --- Turn of the Century --- Tuskegee Troubles --- The Principal
The Sage of Tuskegee
93(40)
Into the Light --- War --- Fame --- A Crippled Nation --- Gold Out of Straw, Plastic Out of Beans --- War: The Sequel --- A Peaceful Life in a Perilous World --- Catching the Vision --- And Then What?
More Information
133(6)
Chronology
134(2)
Science & Invention March On
136(2)
Resources for Young Scientists and Inventors
138(1)
Author's Resources 139(2)
Index 141(2)
Credits 143