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The Resource Fifty Black women who changed America, Amy Alexander

Fifty Black women who changed America, Amy Alexander

Label
Fifty Black women who changed America
Title
Fifty Black women who changed America
Statement of responsibility
Amy Alexander
Title variation
50 Black women who changed America
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the lives and work of fifty African-American women who have made significant contributions to American society; presented chronologically from Civil War poet Phyllis Wheatley to Olympic athlete Florence Griffith Joyner
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alexander, Amy
Dewey number
920.72/08996073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.96
LC item number
.A48 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • African American women
Label
Fifty Black women who changed America, Amy Alexander
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Birch Lane Press book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-296) and index
Contents
Phillis Wheatley -- Sojourner Truth -- Harriet Tubman -- Ida B. Wells Barnett -- Mary Church Terrell -- Madame C.J. Walker -- Mary McLeod Bethune -- Zora Neale Hurston -- Alberta Hunter -- Bessie Smith -- Hattie McDaniel -- Marian Anderson -- Ella Baker -- Josephine Baker -- Dorothy West -- Katherine Dunham -- Mahalia Jackson -- Dorothy Height -- Rosa Parks -- Billie Holiday -- Gwendolyn Brooks -- Fannie Lou Hamer -- Lena Horne -- Ella Fitzgerald -- Ruby Dee -- Shirley Chisholm -- Eartha Kitt -- Leontyne Price -- Maya Angelou -- Lorraine Hansberry -- Odetta -- Toni Morrison -- Audre Lorde -- Sonia Sanchez -- Barbara Jordan -- June Jordan -- Betty Shabazz -- Johnnetta Cole -- Mary Frances Berry -- Marian Wright Edelman -- Tina Turner -- Charlayne Hunter-Gault -- Aretha Franklin -- Nikki Giovanni -- Angela Davis -- Alice Walker -- Susan Taylor -- Whoopi Goldberg -- Oprah Winfrey -- Florence Griffith Joyner
Control code
ocm39269527
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 306 p.
Isbn
9781559724784
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
98025237
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)39269527
Label
Fifty Black women who changed America, Amy Alexander
Publication
Note
"A Birch Lane Press book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-296) and index
Contents
Phillis Wheatley -- Sojourner Truth -- Harriet Tubman -- Ida B. Wells Barnett -- Mary Church Terrell -- Madame C.J. Walker -- Mary McLeod Bethune -- Zora Neale Hurston -- Alberta Hunter -- Bessie Smith -- Hattie McDaniel -- Marian Anderson -- Ella Baker -- Josephine Baker -- Dorothy West -- Katherine Dunham -- Mahalia Jackson -- Dorothy Height -- Rosa Parks -- Billie Holiday -- Gwendolyn Brooks -- Fannie Lou Hamer -- Lena Horne -- Ella Fitzgerald -- Ruby Dee -- Shirley Chisholm -- Eartha Kitt -- Leontyne Price -- Maya Angelou -- Lorraine Hansberry -- Odetta -- Toni Morrison -- Audre Lorde -- Sonia Sanchez -- Barbara Jordan -- June Jordan -- Betty Shabazz -- Johnnetta Cole -- Mary Frances Berry -- Marian Wright Edelman -- Tina Turner -- Charlayne Hunter-Gault -- Aretha Franklin -- Nikki Giovanni -- Angela Davis -- Alice Walker -- Susan Taylor -- Whoopi Goldberg -- Oprah Winfrey -- Florence Griffith Joyner
Control code
ocm39269527
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 306 p.
Isbn
9781559724784
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
98025237
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)39269527

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