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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.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gubert, Betty Kaplan, 1934-
Distinguished African Americans in aviation and space science.
Westport, Conn. : Oryx Press, 2002
(DLC) 2001034821
(OCoLC)47013254
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Betty Kaplan Gubert; Miriam Sawyer; Caroline M Fannin
ISBN: 0313092397 9780313092398
OCLC Number: 651897906
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 319 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: Machine generated contents note: Preface ix Crockett, Woodrow W. 83 --
Curbeam, Robert L., Jr. 86 --
Custis, Lemuel R. 88 --
Introduction xiii Darby, Dorothy 91 --
Darden, Christine Mann 91 --
Allen, George W. 3 Davis, A. Porter 94 --
Davis, Benjamin O., Jr. 97 --
Allen, Thomas C. Alfd DeBow, Charles H., Jr. 102 --
Anderson, C. Alfred 8 Deiz, Robert W. 104 --
Archer, Lee A., Jr. 12 Driver, Elwood T. 10 --
Banning, J. Herman 17 Driver, Elwood T. 106 --
Dryden, Charles W. 109 --
Bamett, Earsly 21 Dwight, Edward J., Jr. 112 --
Bamett, F. Carl 24 Ericsson-Jackson, Aprille 118 --
Bluford, Guion S., Jr. 26 Esquerre, Jean R. 120 --
Bolden, Charles F., Jr. 30 Forsythe, Albert E. 124 --
Bostic, Ruby L. 33 Freeman, Louis L. 127 --
Bragg, Janet Harmon Waterford 36 Gibbs, Edward A. 130 --
Brown, Jesse Leroy 38 Gillam, Isaac T., IV 132 --
Brown, Jill E. 42 Gomer, Joseph P. 134 --
Brown, Roscoe C., Jr. 44 Goodman, Robert O., Jr. 136 --
Brown, Willa 47 Green, Marlon D. 138 --
Brown, William E., Jr. 52 Greene, John W., Jr. 140 --
Bullard, Eugene Jacques 55 Gregory, Frederick Drew, Sr. 142 --
Bums, Isham A. "Rusty" 60 Hall, Charles B. 146 --
Cagle, Yvonne 63 Harris, Bemard A., Jr. 149 --
Carruthers, George R. 66 Harris, David E. 152 --
Cherry, Fred V. 69 Harris, Marcelite J. 153 --
Coffey, Comelius 73 Harris, Wesley L. 156 --
Coleman, Bessie 77 Haynes, Joseph H. 159 --
Cowings, Patricia S. 80 Hollis, Michael R. 162 --
Hutcherson, Fred, Jr. 165 Powell, William J. 238 --
Jackman, Melva 168 Pruitt, Wendell 0. 242 --
Jackson, Lewis A. 170 Purnell, Louis R. 244 --
James, Daniel "Chappie," Jr. 173 Roberts, George S., Sr. 248 --
Jemison, Mae C. 176 Robinson, Brenda E. 250 --
Jones, Willie "Suicide" 179 Robinson, John C. 251 --
Julian, Hubert F. 182 Robinson, Ted W. 255 --
Knighten, James B. 188 Ross, Mac 256 --
LaGrone, Roy E. 191 Smith-Dunn, Ida Van 259 --
Lawrence, Robert H., Jr. 193 Spencer, Chauncey 262 --
Lester, Clarence D. 195 Stovall, Emmett 266 --
Loving, Neal V. 199 Taylor, Carol 268 --
Marchbanks, Vance H., Jr. 204 Terry, Roger C. 271 --
Martin, August 207 Tilmon, James A., Sr. 275 --
McIntyre, Dorothy Layne 208 Tyus, Shirley 279 --
McNair, Ronald E. 210 Washington, Patrice Clarke 281 --
Morris, Leslie A. 214 Watson, Douglas C. 282 --
Nash, Grover C. 216 Watson, George, Sr. 285 --
Newton, Lloyd W. "Fig" 218 Wheeler, Warren H. 289 --
Ng, Marcella A. 221 Whitehead, John L., Jr. 291 --
Norwood, William R. 224 Williams, Oswald S., Jr. 293 --
wPeck, WlmJames L.H. 227 4 Young, Perry H., Jr. 298 --
Peck, James L.H. 227 --
Petersen, Frank E., Jr. 231 Bibliography 303 --
Plinton, James 0., Jr. 234 Index 305.
Series Title: Distinguished African Americans series.
Responsibility: Betty Kaplan Gubert, Miriam Sawyer, and Caroline M. Fannin.
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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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