Explore Books And Literature, Books 9 and more!

Explore related topics

An African American man tells his grandson about a time when, despite all the wonderful things his hands could do, they could not touch bread at the Wonder Bread factory. Based on stories of bakery union workers; includes historical note. - See more at: http://www.buffalolib.org/vufind/Record/1818536#sthash.JBLfzfw6.dpuf

An African American man tells his grandson about a time when, despite all the wonderful things his hands could do, they could not touch bread at the Wonder Bread factory. Based on stories of bakery union workers; includes historical note. - See more at: http://www.buffalolib.org/vufind/Record/1818536#sthash.JBLfzfw6.dpuf

Vivien Theodore Thomas was an African-American surgical technician who developed the procedures used to treat blue baby syndrome in the 1940s. Without any education past high school, Thomas rose above poverty and racism to become a cardiac surgery pioneer and a teacher of operative techniques to many of the country's most prominent surgeons. Vivien Thomas was the first African American without a doctorate to perform open heart surgery on a white patient in the United States.

Vivien Theodore Thomas was an African-American surgical technician who developed the procedures used to treat blue baby syndrome in the 1940s. Without any education past high school, Thomas rose above poverty and racism to become a cardiac surgery pioneer and a teacher of operative techniques to many of the country's most prominent surgeons. Vivien Thomas was the first African American without a doctorate to perform open heart surgery on a white patient in the United States.

On August 28, 1963, a remarkable event took place--more than 250,000 people gathered in our nation's capital to participate in the March on ...

On August 28, 1963, a remarkable event took place--more than 250,000 people gathered in our nation's capital to participate in the March on ...

Sam and the Tigers: A Retelling of 'Little Black Sambo' (Picture Puffin Books) by Julius Lester

Sam and the Tigers: A Retelling of 'Little Black Sambo' (Picture Puffin Books) by Julius Lester

Howard Thurman's great hope

Howard Thurman's great hope

Howard Thurman's Great Hope Cover. Through hard work, perseverance, and the support of friends and family, young Howard transcends the limits of a poor education in segregated Daytona, Florida in 1899 and earns a scholarship to an out-of-town high school.

teach your kids about.... Janet Collins (the first African-American prima ballerina)

26 Children's Books That Celebrate Black Heroes

A biography chronicling the life of Ira Aldridge, an African American actor who is considered to be one of the greatest Shakespearean actors of the nineteenth century. Includes afterword and author's

Ira's Shakespeare Dream (Hardcover)

A biography chronicling the life of Ira Aldridge, an African American actor who is considered to be one of the greatest Shakespearean actors of the nineteenth century. Includes afterword and author's

Pinterest
Search