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The Resource Black genius and the American experience, Dick Russell

Black genius and the American experience, Dick Russell

Label
Black genius and the American experience
Title
Black genius and the American experience
Statement of responsibility
Dick Russell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides profiles of some of the less publicly celebrated African-Americans who have made significant contributions to American life in the areas of music, art, literature, entertainment, education, philosophy, science, math, architecture, medicine, religion, and civil rights
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 973/.0496073/00922
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.86
LC item number
.R88 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Black genius and the American experience, Dick Russell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [475]-480) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (Cont'd) Ancestors--Lewis Latimer and the early black inventors -- The laser physicist and the computer wizard : Earl and Alan Shaw -- Bob Moses and the algebra project -- Ancestors--The astronomer/surveyor : Benjamin Banneker -- The architects : Charles and Cheryl McAfee -- Ancestors--the physician's Louis Tompkins Wright and Jane Cooke Wright -- Byllye Avery and the National Black Women's Health Project -- Ancestors--Sojourner Truth and the nineteenth-century visionaries -- Howard Thurman, Benjamin Mays, and the Martin Luther King legacy
  • Ancestors--Ellington's mentor: Will Marion Cook -- Albert Murray and Louis Armstrong -- The craft of Ralph Ellison -- From Duke Ellington to Wynton Marsalis -- Variations on a theme : Romare Bearden, artist -- Ancestors--Meta Warrick Fuller, sculptor -- The painters : Lois Mailou Jones and Jacob Lawrence -- All the world's their stage : Paul Robeson and Ira Aldridge -- Gordon Parks : a lens on humanity -- Ancestors--Mary McLeod Bethune, educator -- A teacher's mission : Elma Lewis -- The philosophers : Cornel West and the Du Bois/Locke legacy -- Toni Morrison : Nobel prize for literature -- Timeless voices, parallel realities : James Baldwin and Frederick Douglass
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Carroll & Graf ed.
Extent
xii, 497 pages
Isbn
9780786705733
Lccn
97034048
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocm37361803
Label
Black genius and the American experience, Dick Russell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [475]-480) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (Cont'd) Ancestors--Lewis Latimer and the early black inventors -- The laser physicist and the computer wizard : Earl and Alan Shaw -- Bob Moses and the algebra project -- Ancestors--The astronomer/surveyor : Benjamin Banneker -- The architects : Charles and Cheryl McAfee -- Ancestors--the physician's Louis Tompkins Wright and Jane Cooke Wright -- Byllye Avery and the National Black Women's Health Project -- Ancestors--Sojourner Truth and the nineteenth-century visionaries -- Howard Thurman, Benjamin Mays, and the Martin Luther King legacy
  • Ancestors--Ellington's mentor: Will Marion Cook -- Albert Murray and Louis Armstrong -- The craft of Ralph Ellison -- From Duke Ellington to Wynton Marsalis -- Variations on a theme : Romare Bearden, artist -- Ancestors--Meta Warrick Fuller, sculptor -- The painters : Lois Mailou Jones and Jacob Lawrence -- All the world's their stage : Paul Robeson and Ira Aldridge -- Gordon Parks : a lens on humanity -- Ancestors--Mary McLeod Bethune, educator -- A teacher's mission : Elma Lewis -- The philosophers : Cornel West and the Du Bois/Locke legacy -- Toni Morrison : Nobel prize for literature -- Timeless voices, parallel realities : James Baldwin and Frederick Douglass
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Carroll & Graf ed.
Extent
xii, 497 pages
Isbn
9780786705733
Lccn
97034048
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
ocm37361803

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