eBook African Americans In Science, Math, And Invention, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-13: 9781438137698
  • DDC: 509.2
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 270 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released September 2012
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Explores the many astronauts, physicists, chemists, biologists, agriculture specialists, and others who have dedicated their lives to improving humankind's knowledge and understanding of the universe.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
List of Entries.
Acknowledgments.
Authors Note.
Introduction.
1: Alcorn, George Edward, Jr. (1940– ).
2: Amos, Harold (1919–2003).
3: Anderson, Gloria Long (1938– ).
4: Bacon-Bercey, June (June Esther Griffin) (1932– ).
5: Banneker, Benjamin (1731–1806).
6: Barnes, William Harry (1887–1945).
7: Bath, Patricia Era (1942– ).
8: Beard, Andrew Jackson (1849–1921).
9: Bharucha-Reid, Albert Turner (Albert Turner Reid) (1927–1985).
10: Blackwell, David Harold (1919–2010).
11: Bluford, Guion Stewart, Jr. (Guy Bluford) (1942– ).
12: Bolden, Charles Frank, Jr. (Charlie Bolden) (1946– ).
13: Bouchet, Edward Alexander (1852–1918).
14: Boykin, Otis Frank (1920–1982).
15: Bradley, Benjamin (ca. 1830–unknown).
16: Bragg, Robert Henry (1919– ).
17: Bramwell, Fitzgerald Burton (Jerry Bramwell) (1945– ).
18: Branson, Herman Russell (1914–1995).
19: Bromery, Randolph Wilson (Bill Bromery) (1926– ).
20: Brooks, Carolyn Branch (1946– ).
21: Brown, Russell Wilfred (1905–1986).
22: Browne, Marjorie Lee (1914–1979).
23: Buggs, Charles Wesley (1906–1991).
24: Calloway, Nathaniel Oglesby (N. O. Calloway) (1907–1979).
25: Cannon, Thomas Calvin, Jr. (1943– ).
26: Carruthers, George Robert (1939– ).
27: Carson, Benjamin Solomon (1951– ).
28: Carver, George Washington (ca. 1861–1943).
29: Chambers, Vivian Murray (1903–1984).
30: Chappelle, Emmett (1925– ).
31: Cobb, Jewel Plummer (Jewel Isadora Plummer) (1924– ).
32: Cobb, William Montague (1904–1990).
33: Coleman, John William (1929–2006).
34: Cooke, Lloyd Miller (1916–2001).
35: Cowings, Patricia Suzanne (1948– ).
36: Cox, Elbert Frank (1895–1969).
37: Craft, Thomas, Sr. (1924– ).
38: Croslin, Michael (1933–1989).
39: Crosthwait, David Nelson, Jr. (ca. 1892–1976).
40: Crum, George (George Speck) (1822–1914).
41: Daly, Marie Maynard (1921–2003).
42: Darden, Christine Mann (1942– ).
43: Davis, Stephen Smith (1910–1977).
44: Dean, Mark (1957– ).
45: Dorman, Linneaus Cuthbert (1935– ).
46: Drew, Charles Richard (1904–1950).
47: Dunbar, Joseph Chatman, Jr. (1944– ).
48: Earls, Julian Manly (1942– ).
49: Easley, Annie (1933– ).
50: Edwards, Cecile Hoover (1926–2005).
51: Elders, Joycelyn (Minnie Lee Jones, Minnie Joycelyn Lee) (1933– ).
52: Emeagwali, Dale (Dale Brown) (1954– ).
53: Emeagwali, Philip (1954– ).
54: Falconer, Etta Zuber (1933–2002).
55: Ferguson, Angella Dorothea (1925– ).
56: Ferguson, Lloyd Noel (1918– ).
57: Forde, Evan B. (1952– ).
58: Forten, James (1766–1842).
59: Francisco, Joseph Salvadore, Jr. (1955– ).
60: Franklin, Renty Benjamin (1945– ).
61: Fuller, Almyra Oveta (A. Oveta Fuller) (1955– ).
62: Fuller, Solomon Carter (1872–1953).
63: Gillam, Isaac Thomas, IV (1932– ).
64: Gillyard, Cornelia Denson (1941– ).
65: Gipson, Mack, Jr. (1931–1995).
66: Gourdine, Meredith Charles (1929–1998).
67: Grant, George Franklin (1846–1910).
68: Granville, Evelyn Boyd Collins (1924– ).
69: Green, Harry James, Jr. (1911– ).
70: Gregory, Frederick Drew (1941– ).
71: Hall, Lloyd Augustus (1894–1971).
72: Harris, Bernard Anthony, Jr. (1956– ).
73: Harris, James Andrew (1932–2000).
74: Harris, Mary Styles (1949– ).
75: Harris, Wesley Leroy (1941– ).
76: Hawkins, Walter Lincoln (1911–1992).
77: Henderson, James Henry Meriwether (1917–2009).
78: Henry, Walter Lester, Jr. (1915–2009).
79: Henry, Warren Elliott (1909–2001).
80: Higginbotham, Joan (1964– ).
81: Hill, Henry Aaron (1915–1979).
82: Hill, Walter Andrew (1946– ).
83: Hinton, William Augustus (1883–1959).
84: Hubbard, Philip Gamaliel (1921–2002).
85: Hudson, Roy Davage (1930– ).
86: Hunt, Fern (1948– ).
87: Imes, Elmer Samuel (1883–1941).
88: Jackson, Shirley Ann (1946–).
89: Jay, James Monroe (1927–2008).
90: Jearld, Ambrose, Jr. (1944–).
91: Jemison, Mae Carol (1956–).
92: Johnson, Katherine G. (Katherine Coleman) (1918–).
93: Johnson, Lonnie G. (1949–).
94: Jones, Frederick McKinley (Fred Jones) (1892–1961).
95: Julian, Percy Lavon (1899–1975).
96: Just, Ernest Everett (1883–1941).
97: King, James, Jr. (1933–).
98: King, Reatha Belle Clark (1938–).
99: Kittrell, Flemmie Pansy (1904–1980).
100: Knox, William Jacob, Jr. (1904–1995).
101: Kornegay, Wade M. (1934–).
102: Kountz, Samuel Lee, Jr. (1930–1981).
103: Langford, George Malcolm (1944–).
104: Latimer, Lewis Howard (1848–1928).
105: Lawson, James Raymond (1915–1996).
106: Leevy, Carroll Moton (1920–).
107: Leffall, LaSalle D., Jr. (1930–).
108: Lewis, Harold Ralph (1931–2002).
109: Lewis, Julian Herman (1891–1989).
110: Logan, Joseph Granville, Jr. (1920–).
111: Macklin, John W. (1939–).
112: Maloney, Arnold Hamilton (1888–1955).
113: Massey, Walter Eugene (1938–).
114: Massie, Samuel Proctor (1919–2005).
115: Matzeliger, Jan Ernst (1852–1889).
116: Mayes, Vivienne Lucille Malone (1932–1995).
117: McAfee, Walter Samuel (1914–1995).
118: McBay, Henry Ransom Cecil (1914–1995).
119: McCoy, Elijah (ca. 1843–1929).
120: McNair, Ronald Erwin (1950–1986).
121: Mickens, Ronald Elbert (1943–).
122: Milligan, Dolphus Edward (1928–).
123: Mishoe, Luna Isaac (1917–1989).
124: Mitchell, James Winfield (1943–).
125: Morgan, Garrett Augustus (1877–1963).
126: Murray, Sandra (1947–).
127: Nabrit, Samuel Milton (1905–2003).
128: Okikiolu, Katherine Adebola (Kate Okikiolu) (1965– ).
129: Olden, Kenneth (1939– ).
130: Owens, Ida Stephens (1929– ).
131: Owens, Joan Murrell (1933– ).
132: Parker, John P. (1827–1900).
133: Peery, Benjamin Franklin (1922–2010).
134: Person, Waverly (1927– ).
135: Purvis, William B. (1853–1926).
136: Quarterman, Lloyd Albert (1918–1982).
137: Rillieux, Norbert (1806–1894).
138: Roberts, Louis Wright (1913–1995).
139: Rouse, Carl Albert (1926– ).
140: Russell, Edwin Roberts (1913–1996).
141: Shaw, Earl D. (1937– ).
142: Slaughter, John Brooks (1934– ).
143: Spikes, Richard B. (1884–1962).
144: Taylor, Welton Ivan (1919– ).
145: Temple, Lewis, Sr. (1800–1854).
146: Thomas, Valerie (1943– ).
147: Tolbert, Margaret Ellen Mayo (1943– ).
148: Turner, Charles Henry (1867–1923).
149: Tyson, Neil Degrasse (1958– ).
150: Walker, Arthur Bertram Cuthbert, II (Art Walker) (1936–2001).
151: Walker, Sarah Breedlove McWilliams (Madam C. J. Walker) (1867–1919).
152: Warner, Isiah M. (1946– ).
153: Washington, Warren Morton (1936– ).
154: West, Harold Dadford (1904–1974).
155: West, James Edward Maceo (1931– ).
156: Wilkins, J. Ernest, Jr. (1923–2011).
157: Williams, Daniel Hale (1856–1931).
158: Woods, Geraldine Pittman (1921–1999).
159: Woods, Granville T. (1856–1910).
160: Wright, Jane Cooke (1919– ).
161: Wright, Louis Tompkins (1891–1952).
162: Young, Roger Arliner (1899–1964).
Bibliography and Recommended Sources.
Entries by Area of Activity.
Entries by Year of Birth.
General Index.