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Main Title Black firsts : 2,000 years of extraordinary achievement /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Smith, Jessie Carney.
Jordan, Casper LeRoy.
Johns, Robert L.
Publisher Visible Ink Press,
Year Published 1994
OCLC Number 30345397
ISBN 0810394901; 9780810394902
Subjects African Americans--History--Miscellanea. ; Blacks--History--Miscellanea. ; World records--United States--Miscellanea. ; Afro-Americans--History--Miscellanea
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Status
ELCM  E185.B574 1994b NVFEL Library/Ann Arbor, MI 02/26/1999
Collation xxiv, 529 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Notes
Arts & entertainment -- Business -- Civil rights & protest -- Education -- Government -- Journalism -- Military -- Miscellaneous -- Organizations -- Religion -- Science & medicine -- Sports -- Writers. "With this, award-winning author Jessie Carney Smith both introduces and begins to explain the significance of the more than 3,000 individuals and events covered in Black Firsts. Here are the stories of pioneers in all fields - arts, entertainment, business, civil rights, education, government, journalism, religion, science, sports and more. With 200 illustrations and a special fold-out timeline, Black Firsts chronicles milestones throughout black history, with special attention given to African-American achievement. Book jacket."--Publisher's description.