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Towle, Wendy, 1963-
The real McCoy : the life of an African-American inventor / by Wendy Towle ; paintings by Wil Clay
New York : Scholastic, c1993
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 SOE Curriculum Lab, Rm 268  CL jB McCOY    AVAILABLE
Subject McCoy, Elijah, 1844-1929 -- Juvenile literature
Subject(s) African American inventors -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Inventors -- Juvenile literature
African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Physical Description 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill., col. map ; 28 cm
Summary A biography of the Canadian-born black American who studied engineering in Scotland and patented over fifty inventions despite the obstacles he faced because of his race
Series SOE Curriculum Lab
Alternate Author Clay, Wil, ill

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