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100 African-Americans Who Shaped American History

By Chrisanne Beckner

FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Offers brief biographies of African American educators, entertainers, inventors, authors, athletes, and others who have made important contributions to American life.

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Book

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Publish Date

1995

ISBN

0912517182


Format: Book
Author: Beckner, Chrisanne
Title: 100 African-Americans who shaped American history / Chrisanne Beckner.
Publisher Date: San Francisco, CA : Bluewood Books, 1995.
Subject: Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987 African Americans -- Biography African Americans -- History
Isbn: 0912517182
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Call Number: 973.0496073 Bec
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Bib Id: 78757

Format: Book
Author: Beckner, Chrisanne
Title: 100 African-Americans who shaped American history / Chrisanne Beckner.
Publisher, Date: San Francisco, CA : Bluewood Books, 1995.
Description: 112 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects: Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987
Subjects: African Americans -- Biography
Subjects: African Americans -- History
Other Title: One hundred African-Americans who shaped American history
Other Title: 100 African-Americans
Notes: Includes index.
Contents: Crispus Attucks -- Benjamin Banneker -- Elizabeth Freeman -- Phillis Wheatley -- Paul Cuffe -- Richard Allen -- James Forten -- Samuel E. Cornish and John Russwurm -- Dred Scott -- Sojourner Truth -- Nat Turner -- Martin R. Delany -- Henry H. Garnet -- Frederick Douglass -- Harriet Tubman -- Henry McNeal Turner -- P.B.S. Pinchback -- Robert Smalls -- Elijah McCoy -- Lewis Howard Latimer -- George Washingtion Williams -- Nat Love -- T. Thomas Fortune -- Booker T. Washington -- Dr. Daniel Hale Williams -- Granville T. Woods -- Ida B. Wells-Barnett -- Mary Church Terrell.
Contents: George Washington Carver -- Matthew Henson -- Madame C.J. Walker -- W.E.B. Du Bois -- John Hope -- Scott Joplin -- Robert Abbott -- James Weldon Johnson -- Paul Laurence Dunbar -- William M. Trotter -- William Christopher Handy -- Arthur Schomburg -- Mary McLeod Bethune -- Garrett A. Morgan -- Carter G. Woodson -- Jack Johnson -- Oscar Micheaux -- Marcus Garvey -- Claude McKay -- A. Philip Randolph -- Mordecai W. Johnson -- Bessie Coleman -- Frederick McKinley Jones -- Walter F. White -- E. Franklin Frazier -- Bessie Smith -- Charles H. Houston -- Banjamin E. Mays -- Paul Robeson.
Contents: Duke Ellington -- Percy Lavon Julian -- Louis Armstrong -- Zora Neale Hurston -- Roy Wilkins -- Marian Anderson -- Langston Hughes -- Ralph Bunche -- Dr. Charles R. Drew -- Thurgood Marshall -- Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. -- Richard Wright -- Katherine Dunham -- Bayard Rustin -- Rosa Parks -- Jesse Owens -- Kenneth B. Clark -- Billie Holiday -- Gwendolyn Brooks -- Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee -- John H. Johnson -- Jackie Robinson -- Daniel "Chappie" James, Jr. -- Alex Haley -- Whitney M. Young, Jr. -- Leon Sullivan -- James Baldwin -- Shirley Chisholm -- Malcolm X -- Harry Belafonte -- Maya Angelou.
Contents: Lerone Bennett, Jr. -- Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Lorraine Hansberry -- Toni Morrison -- Bill Cosby -- Colin Powell -- Marian Wright Edelman -- Wilma Rudolph -- Bill Gray -- Jesse Jackson -- Muhammad Ali.
ISBN: 0912517182
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Call Number: 973.0496073 Bec