Twice as Good The Story of William Powell and Clearview, the Only Golf Course Designed, Built, and Owned by an Africa
Short biography of William Powell (1916-2009), who in 1948 was the first African American to build, own, and open a golf course--the Clearview Golf Club--for everyone, regardless of race. Discusses his childhood ambitions, hard work, service in the U.S. Army, and family life.
- Age Range:
6 to 10
by Richard Michelson ; iIllustrated by Eric Velasquez
- Original Publisher:
Sleeping Bear Press