100 African Americans Who Changed American History

100 African Americans Who Changed American History

by Chrisanne Beckner
     
 
From Dred Scott to Toni Morrison, 100 African Americans Who Changed American History is a sweeping, insightful overview of African Americans who have played vital roles in the shaping of American history. Learn about Harriet Tubman, who fought for the abolition of slavery, and Louis Armstrong, a jazz pioneer. Find out how Jackie Robinson became the first African

Overview

From Dred Scott to Toni Morrison, 100 African Americans Who Changed American History is a sweeping, insightful overview of African Americans who have played vital roles in the shaping of American history. Learn about Harriet Tubman, who fought for the abolition of slavery, and Louis Armstrong, a jazz pioneer. Find out how Jackie Robinson became the first African American to play in the World Series, how Martin Luther King, Jr. led the fight for civil rights, and much more!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780836857672
Publisher:
Gareth Stevens Publishing
Publication date:
01/28/2005
Series:
People Who Changed History Series
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
13 - 17 Years

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