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Famous firsts of black Americans

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Publisher:
Pelican Pub. Co.,
Pub. Date:
1983.
Language:
English
Lexile measure:
850L
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This historical overview, geared to elementary and junior high school students, focuses on notable black people who made unusual and important contributions and helped shape the destiny of America. Arranged chronologically, the brief biographies include those who made significant contributions in the fields of science, politics, sports, and the artsï¿1/2from Estevanico Dorentez, an early Spanish explorer, to Jackie Robinson, the first black man to play major league baseball.

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ISBN:
9780882892405
Lexile measure:
850L
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subject_facet African Americans -- Biography, African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, African Americans -- History -- Juvenile literature
title_display Famous firsts of black Americans
title_full Famous firsts of black Americans / Sibyl Hancock ; illustrations by Shelton Miles
title_short Famous firsts of black Americans
topic_facet African Americans, History