Black Pioneers Of Science And Invention

✏Book Title : Black Pioneers of Science and Invention
✏Author : Louis Haber
✏Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
✏Release Date : 1992
✏Pages : 264
✏ISBN : 0152085661
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Black Pioneers of Science and Invention Book Summary : Traces the lives of fourteen black scientists and inventors who have made significant contributions in the various fields of science and industry. Reprint.

📒Who Said What ✍ Dale Bick Carlson

✏Book Title : Who Said What
✏Author : Dale Bick Carlson
✏Publisher : Bick Publishing House
✏Release Date : 2003
✏Pages : 224
✏ISBN : 1884158285
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Who Said What Book Summary : A collection of quotations from philosophers like Socrates and Krishnamurti, religious leaders like Jesus, Buddha, and Mother Teresa, and scientists like Einstein and Hawking intended to help one develop a personal philosophy.

✏Book Title : Technology and the African American Experience
✏Author : Bruce Sinclair
✏Publisher : MIT Press
✏Release Date : 2004
✏Pages : 237
✏ISBN : 0262195046
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Technology and the African American Experience Book Summary : The intersection of race and technology: blackcreativity and the economic and social functions of the myth ofdisengenuity.

✏Book Title : Striving for Excellence
✏Author :
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1995
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : UOM:39015077158783
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Striving for Excellence Book Summary : Each vol. a compilation of ERIC digests.

📒Black Inventors ✍ Keith Holmes

✏Book Title : Black Inventors
✏Author : Keith Holmes
✏Publisher : Global Black Inventor Resea
✏Release Date : 2012-05-01
✏Pages : 179
✏ISBN : 9780979957314
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Black Inventors Book Summary : Black Inventors, Crafting Over 200 Years of Success, highlights the work of Black inventors from over seventy countries. The author, Keith C. Holmes, has spent more than twenty years researching Black inventors from countries that include Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Canada, Cuba, Ethiopia, France, Germany, Ghana, Dominican Republic, Guadeloupe, Guyana, Haiti, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, St. Vincent, South Africa, Tanzania, Trinidad and Tobago, the United Kingdom and the United States. Without inventions, innovations, financial resources, materials, muscle and labor saving devices, civilizations cannot exist and flourish. This book documents a number of inventions, patents and labor saving devices conceived by Black inventors. Among many other inventions, pre-enslaved Africans, developed agricultural tools, building materials, medicinal herbs, cloth and weapons. Although historical documents emphasize that millions of Black people arrived in Canada, the Caribbean, Central and South America and the United States under slavery's yoke, it is relatively unknown that thousands of Africans and their descendants developed numerous labor-saving devices and inventions that spawned companies which generated money and jobs, worldwide. While most authors focus primarily on American and European inventors, Keith Holmes introduces inventions, both past and present, that Black people, developed and patented globally and multiculturally.Black Inventors, Crafting Over 200 Years of Success, also features early Black inventors from virtually every state in the US. It includes details about the first Black inventor who obtained a patent in both the Caribbean and the United States. To date, seventeen African American men have been inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame. Two inventors, Jan E, Matzeliger, (Suriname) and Elijah McCoy, (Colchester, Canada) were not born in this countryThe material available in this book, one of the first to address the diversity of black inventors and their inventions from a global perspective, effectively gives the reader, researcher, librarian, student, and teacher the materials they need to understand that the Black inventor is not only a national phenomenon, but also a global giant.

📒Black Firsts ✍ Jessie Carney Smith

✏Book Title : Black Firsts
✏Author : Jessie Carney Smith
✏Publisher : Visible Ink Press
✏Release Date : 2012-12-01
✏Pages : 848
✏ISBN : 9781578594252
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Black Firsts Book Summary : Achievement engenders pride, and the most significant accomplishments involving people, places, and events in black history are gathered in Black Firsts: 4,000 Ground-Breaking and Pioneering Events.

📒Percy Lavon Julian ✍ Darlene R. Stille

✏Book Title : Percy Lavon Julian
✏Author : Darlene R. Stille
✏Publisher : Capstone
✏Release Date : 2009-01-01
✏Pages : 112
✏ISBN : 9780756540890
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Percy Lavon Julian Book Summary : Percy Lavon Julian is a Capstone Press publication.

📒African American Inventors ✍ Otha Richard Sullivan

✏Book Title : African American Inventors
✏Author : Otha Richard Sullivan
✏Publisher : John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
✏Release Date : 1998-05-05
✏Pages : 176
✏ISBN : 0471148040
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏African American Inventors Book Summary : Profiles the lives of twenty-five African American inventors who made significant scientific contributions from the eighteenth century to modern times.

✏Book Title : African American Firsts in Science and Technology
✏Author : Raymond B. Webster
✏Publisher : Gale / Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 1999
✏Pages : 462
✏ISBN : 0787638765
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏African American Firsts in Science and Technology Book Summary : Presents capsule accounts of notable first achievements by African Americans, arranged in the categories "Agriculture and Everyday Life, " "Dentistry and Nursing, " "Life Science, " "Math and Engineering, " "Medicine, " "Physical Science, " and "Transportation."

✏Book Title : Notable Black American Scientists
✏Author : Kristine M. Krapp
✏Publisher : Gale / Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 1999
✏Pages : 349
✏ISBN : 0787627895
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Notable Black American Scientists Book Summary : Profiles approximately 250 black Americans who have made contributions to the sciences, including inventors, researchers, award winners, and educators.