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Black light : the African American hero

Author: Paul Carter Harrison
Publisher: New York : Thunder's Mouth Press ; Emeryville, CA : Distributed by Publishers Group West, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Profiles and photographs of black heroes in the following areas: Arts and literature -- Athletes -- Education -- Explorers -- Independent filmmakers -- Institution makers -- Media -- Military -- Music -- Performers -- Politicians -- Rappers -- Social activists.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Harrison, Paul Carter, 1936-
Black light.
New York : Thunder's Mouth Press ; Emeryville, CA : Distributed by Publishers Group West, ©1993
(DLC) 92042465
(OCoLC)27222041
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Carter Harrison
OCLC Number: 622715517
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxxii, 208 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Maya Angelou --
James Baldwin --
Amiri Baraka --
Romare Bearden --
Alex Haley --
Lorraine Hansberry --
Langston Hughes --
Toni Morrison --
Ntozake Shange --
Alice Walker --
Hank Aaron --
Muhammad Ali --
Arthur Ashe --
Dwight Gooden --
Earving "Magic" Johnson --
Michael Jordan --
Florence Griffith Joyner --
Jackie Joyner-Kersee --
Carl Lewis --
Joe Louis --
Jesse Owens --
Jackie Robinson --
Johnnetta B. Cole --
Marva Collins --
Matthew Henson --
Mae Jemison --
Ronald McNair --
Bill Pinkney --
Spike Lee --
Gordon Parks, Sr. --
Matty Rich --
Melvin Van Peebles --
Alvin Ailey and Judith Jamison --
Arthur Mitchell --
Douglas Turner Ward --
Tony Brown --
Arsenio Hall --
Charlayne Hunter-Gault --
John H. Johnson --
Susan Taylor --
Oprah Winfrey --
Colin L. Powell --
Marian Anderson --
Louis Armstrong --
James Brown --
Miles Davis --
Billie Holiday --
Lena Horne --
Charlie Parker --
Stevie Wonder --
Harry Belafonte --
Bill Cosby --
Ossie Davis & Ruby Dee --
Katherine Dunham --
The Jackson Five --
Eddie Murphy --
Sidney Poitier --
Richard Pryor --
Paul Robeson --
The Supremes --
Tina Turner --
Cicely Tyson --
Denzel Washington --
Keenan Ivory Wayans --
Carol Moseley Braun --
Shirley Chisholm --
Harold Washington --
Maxine Waters --
Public Enemy --
Queen Latifah --
Angela Davis --
Louis Farrakhan --
Marcus Garvey --
Clara "Mother" Hale --
Fannie Lou Hamer --
Anita Hill --
Jesse Jackson --
Coretta Scott King --
Martin Luther King, Jr. --
Malcolm X --
Thurgood Marshall --
Elijah Muhammad --
Eleanor Holmes Norton --
Rosa Parks --
Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. --
Betty Shabazz --
Al Sharpton --
Frances Cress Welsing.
Responsibility: [text by] Paul Carter Harrison ; [created by] Bill Duke ; [introduction by] Danny Glover.

Abstract:

Profiles and photographs of black heroes in the following areas: Arts and literature -- Athletes -- Education -- Explorers -- Independent filmmakers -- Institution makers -- Media -- Military -- Music -- Performers -- Politicians -- Rappers -- Social activists.

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