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A biography of the Black cowboy whose skill with horses was renowned and whose curiosity led him to discover important archaeological relics.

GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF596.M145 F6
The Physical Object
Pagination162 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5414746M
ISBN 100840763263
LC Control Number73006446
OCLC/WorldCa622527

George McJunkin was one of a kind. Self educated, intelligent, former slave, and a man of strong character besides his ranch hand skills. His self acquired knowledge led to the first discovery of evidence of humans living on the American Continent many thousands of years prior to what was considered by most scientist to be their earliest The life and legend of George McJunkin book Get this from a library.

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