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African American inventors

Author: Otha Richard Sullivan; James Haskins
Publisher: New York : Wiley, ©1998.
Series: Black stars (New York, N.Y.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Profiles the lives of twenty-five African American inventors who made significant scientific contributions from the eighteenth century to modern times.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Biography Juvenile literature
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Otha Richard Sullivan; James Haskins
ISBN: 0585295050 9780585295053 0471148040 9780471148043
OCLC Number: 38042931
Description: x, 164 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Benjamin Banneker --
Norbert Rillieux --
Benjamin Montgomery --
Elijah McCoy --
Lewis Howard Latimer --
Andrew Jackson Beard --
Jan Earnst Matzeliger --
Daniel Hale Williams, M.D. --
Granville T. Woods --
George Washington Carver --
Madame C.J. Walker --
Garrett Augustus Morgan --
Ernest Everett Just, Ph. D. --
Frederick McKinley Jones --
David Nelson Crosthwait Jr. --
Percy Lavon Julian, Ph. D. --
Charles Richard Drew, M.D. --
Claude Harvard --
Jane Cooke Wright, M.D. --
Meredith Gourdine, Ph. D. --
Michael Croslin, Ph. D. --
Earl D. Shaw, Ph. D. --
John P. Moon --
George E. Carruthers, Ph. D. --Shirley Ann Jackson, Ph. D.
Series Title: Black stars (New York, N.Y.)
Responsibility: Otha Richard Sullivan ; Jim Haskins, general editor.
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Profiles the lives of twenty-five African American inventors who made significant scientific contributions from the eighteenth century to modern times.

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