Notable Black American Women / Edition 91

Notable Black American Women / Edition 91

by Gale
     
 

ISBN-10: 0810347490

ISBN-13: 9780810347496

Pub. Date: 12/28/1991

Publisher: Gale Group

New In Notable Black American Women, Book II, readers will embark on a fascinating journey through the remarkable lives of hundreds of women. This title complements Gale's award-winning Notable Black American Women, published in 1992, by providing biographical profiles of 300 additional women who have made significant contributions to American society and the world.

Overview

New In Notable Black American Women, Book II, readers will embark on a fascinating journey through the remarkable lives of hundreds of women. This title complements Gale's award-winning Notable Black American Women, published in 1992, by providing biographical profiles of 300 additional women who have made significant contributions to American society and the world.

Each narrative essay outlines significant achievements, as well as the public's response to those achievements. Many listees provide personal statements exclusively for this book that offer special insights into their lives and personalities.

Here are a few of the notable women you'll learn about in Book II:
-- Violette Anderson
-- Anita Baker
-- L. Zenobia Coleman
-- Mercedes Ellington
-- Whitney Houston
-- Florence Griffith Joyner
-- Maxine Waters
-- And many others

In addition to photos and basic biographical information, including birth and death dates, further sources of information are listed for each notable woman. Also featured are an annotated table of contents, an occupation index, a geographic index and a subject index that also covers those women profiled in Book I.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810347496
Publisher:
Gale Group
Publication date:
12/28/1991
Series:
Notable Black American Women Series
Pages:
1333
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 11.34(h) x 2.43(d)

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