Distinguished African American Scientists Of The 20th Century

Distinguished African American Scientists Of The 20th Century

by Katherine A. Morin, J. S. Kidd, Renee A. Kidd, Jerry S. Kidd
     
 

From George Washington Carver to Dr. Mae Jemison, African Americans have been making outstanding contributions in the field of science. This unique resource goes beyond the headlines in chronicling not just the scientific achievements but also the lives of 100 remarkable men and women. Each biography provides an absorbing account of the scientist's struggles, which

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Overview

From George Washington Carver to Dr. Mae Jemison, African Americans have been making outstanding contributions in the field of science. This unique resource goes beyond the headlines in chronicling not just the scientific achievements but also the lives of 100 remarkable men and women. Each biography provides an absorbing account of the scientist's struggles, which often included overcoming prejudice, as they pursued their educational and professional goals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780897749558
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/08/1996
Series:
Distinguished African Americans Series
Pages:
394
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.88(d)
Lexile:
1150L (what's this?)
Age Range:
10 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Preface viiProfiles 1Appendix 1: Chronological List of Scientists 359Appendix 2: Scientists Arranged by Research Area 361Index 363

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