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African American Women Scientists and Inventors

Sullivan, Otha Richard (Book - 2002)
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Meet African american women of science and invention from the early years to modern Times Patricia Bath, M.D. Miriam E. Benjamin Ursula Burns Alexa Canady, M.D. Jewel Plummer Cobb, Ph.D. Ellen F. Eglin Angela D. Ferguson, M.D. Sara E. Goode Evelyn Boyd Granville, Ph.D. Dannellia Gladden Green, Ph.D. Bessie Blount Griffin Betty Wright Harris, Ph.D. Shirley Ann Jackson, Ph.D. Aprille Joy Ericsson Jackson, Ph.D. Mae Jemison, M.D. Marjorie Stewart Joyner, Ph.D. Mary Kenner Reatha Clark King, Ph.D. Annie Turnbo Malone Mildred Austin Smith Valerie Thomas Madame C. J. Walker Jane Cooke Wright, M.D. Roger Arliner Young, Ph.D. Chavonda J. Jacobs Young, Ph.D.
Authors: Sullivan, Otha Richard, 1941-
Title: African American women scientists and inventors
Publisher: New York : Wiley, c2002
Characteristics: ix, 150 p. :,ill. ;,25 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Otha Richard Sullivan ; Jim Haskins, general editor
Contents: Part one: The early years. Ellen F. Eglin, Sara E. Goode, Miriam E. Benjamin
Part two: Into the new century. Madame C.J. Walker, Annie Turnbo Malone, Roger Arliner Young Ph.D., Marjorie Stewart Joyner Ph.D.
Part three: Modern times. Mary Beatrice Davidson Kenner and Mildred Austin Smith, Bessie Blount Griffin, Jane Cooke Wright M.D., Evelyn Boyd Granville Ph.D., Jewel Plummer Cobb Ph.D., Angela D. Ferguson M.D., Reatha Clark King Ph.D., Betty Wright Harris Ph.D., Patricia Bath M.D., Valerie Thomas, Shirley Ann Jackson Ph.D., Alexa Canady M.D., Sharon J. Barnes, Mae Jemison M.D., Ursula Burns, Aprille Joy Ericsson Jackson Ph.D., Dannellia Gladden Green Ph.D., Chavonda J. Jacobs Young Ph.D
Additional Contributors: Haskins, James 1941-2005
ISBN: 047138707X
Branch Call Number: j 609.22 S951aw 2002
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 143) and index
Subject Headings: African Americans Juvenile biography Inventors Juvenile biography African American women African American scientists Biography African American inventors Biography
Topical Term: African Americans
African American women
African American scientists
African American inventors
LCCN: 2001017924
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Examines the lives of African American women who have offered important contributions or inventions in the field of science, including Madame C.J. Walker, Angela D. Ferguson, Bessie Blount Griffin, and Shirley Ann Jackson.

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