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The Resource Black inventors, Nathan Aaseng

Black inventors, Nathan Aaseng

Label
Black inventors
Title
Black inventors
Statement of responsibility
Nathan Aaseng
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells of 10 black inventors, the problems they overcame, and the often slow, frustrating road to ingenious achievement. This work profiles 10 African American inventors, including Lewis Temple, Elijah McCoy & Sarah Breedlove Walker, & tells how they were denied recognition for their achievements & overcame social & economic obstacles to achieve success
Member of
Summary
Presents the lives and accomplishments of ten African-Americans who excelled in such fields as engineering, fire fighting, agriculture, and medicine
Writing style
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
202203
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 609/.2/273
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
T39
LC item number
.A36 1997
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
American profiles
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Black inventors, Nathan Aaseng
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Lewis Temple (1800-1854) -- Norbert Rillieux (1806-1894) -- Elijah McCoy (1844-1928) -- Lewis Latimer (1848-1928) -- Jan Matzeliger (1852-1889) -- Grancille Woods (1856-1910) -- Sarah Breedlove McWilliams Walker (1867-1919) -- Garrett Morgan (1877-1963) -- Frederick Jones (1892-1961) -- Percy Julian (1899-1975)
Control code
85953
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 128 p.
Isbn
9780816034079
Lccn
96040486
Other physical details
ill
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm36138322
Label
Black inventors, Nathan Aaseng
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Lewis Temple (1800-1854) -- Norbert Rillieux (1806-1894) -- Elijah McCoy (1844-1928) -- Lewis Latimer (1848-1928) -- Jan Matzeliger (1852-1889) -- Grancille Woods (1856-1910) -- Sarah Breedlove McWilliams Walker (1867-1919) -- Garrett Morgan (1877-1963) -- Frederick Jones (1892-1961) -- Percy Julian (1899-1975)
Control code
85953
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 128 p.
Isbn
9780816034079
Lccn
96040486
Other physical details
ill
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm36138322

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