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Distinguished African Americans in aviation and space science

Author: Betty Kaplan Gubert; Miriam Sawyer; Caroline M Fannin
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Oryx Press, 2002.
Series: Distinguished African Americans series.
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A look at the lives and careers of 80 men and 20 women who defied poverty and prejudice to excel in the fields of aviation and space exploration.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gubert, Betty Kaplan, 1934-
Distinguished African Americans in aviation and space science.
Westport, Conn. : Oryx Press, 2002
(OCoLC)606660303
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Betty Kaplan Gubert; Miriam Sawyer; Caroline M Fannin
ISBN: 1573562467 9781573562461
OCLC Number: 47013254
Description: xv, 319 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm.
Contents: Allen, George W. --
Allen, Thomas C. --
Anderson, C. Alfred --
Archer, Lee A., Jr. --
Banning, J. Herman --
Barnett, Earsly --
Barnett, F. Carl --
Bluford, Guion S., Jr. --
Bolden, Charles F., Jr. --
Bostic, Ruby L. --
Bragg, Janet Harmon Waterford --
Brown, Jesse Leroy --
Brown, Jill E. --
Brown, Roscoe C., Jr. --
Brown, Willa --
Brown, William E., Jr. --
Bullard, Eugene Jacques --
Burns, Isham A. "Rusty" --
Cagle, Yvonne --
Carruthers, George R. --
Cherry, Fred V. --
Coffey, Cornelius --
Coleman, Bessie --
Cowings, Patricia S. --
Crockett, Woodrow W. --
Curbeam, Robert L., Jr. --
Custis, Lemuel R. --
Darby, Dorothy --
Darden, Christine Mann --
Davis, A. Porter --
Davis, Benjamin O., Jr. --
DeBow, Charles H., Jr. --
Deiz, Robert W. --
Driver, Elwood T. --
Dryden, Charles W. --
Dwight, Edward J., Jr. --
Ericsson-Jackson, Aprille --
Esquerre, Jean R. --
Forsythe, Albert E. --
Freeman, Louis L. --
Gibbs, Edward A. --
Gillam, Isaac T., IV --
Gomer, Joseph P. --
Goodman, Robert O., Jr. --
Green, Marlon D. --
Greene, John W., Jr. --
Gregory, Frederick Drew, Sr. --
Hall, Charles B. --
Harris, Bernard A., Jr. --
Harris, David E. --
Harris, Marcelite J. --
Harris, Wesley L. --
Haynes, Joseph H. --
Hollis, Michael R. --
Hutcherson, Fred, Jr. --
Jackman, Melva --
Jackson, Lewis A. --
James, Daniel "Chappie," Jr. --
Jemison, Mae C. --
Jones, Willie "Suicide" --
Julian, Hubert F. --
Knighten, James B. --
LaGrone, Roy E. --
Lawrence, Robert H., Jr. --
Lester, Clarence D. --
Loving, Neal V. --
Marchbanks, Vance H., Jr.
Series Title: Distinguished African Americans series.
Responsibility: Betty Kaplan Gubert, Miriam Sawyer, and Caroline M. Fannin.
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A chronicle of the lives of African Americans who have distinguished themselves in the field of aviation and space science. There are more than 100 profiles that illuminate each individual's early  Read more...

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