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The Resource Great women in the struggle : an introduction for young readers, Toyomi Igus, editor ; Toyomi Igus [and others], contributing writers

Great women in the struggle : an introduction for young readers, Toyomi Igus, editor ; Toyomi Igus [and others], contributing writers

Label
Great women in the struggle : an introduction for young readers
Title
Great women in the struggle
Title remainder
an introduction for young readers
Statement of responsibility
Toyomi Igus, editor ; Toyomi Igus [and others], contributing writers
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents brief biographies of African American women civil rights workers, writers and fine artists, educators, athletes, performing artists, entrepreneurs, lawyers and politicians, scientists and medical professionals
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
920.72/08996
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.96
LC item number
.G74 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Igus, Toyomi
Series statement
Book of Black heroes
Series volume
v. 02
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
African American women
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Great women in the struggle : an introduction for young readers, Toyomi Igus, editor ; Toyomi Igus [and others], contributing writers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 100-101) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Freedom fighters : breaking down barriers. Queen Nzingha -- Soujourner Truth -- Harriet Tubman -- Ellen Craft -- Mary Church Terrell -- Ida B. Wells -- Amy-Jacques Garvey -- Queen Mother Goose -- Ella Baker -- Clara M. Hale -- Dorothy I. Height -- Rosa Parks -- Fannie Lou Hamer -- Coretta S. King -- Winnie Mandela -- Marian W. Edelman -- Angela Y. Davis
  • Educators : building strong foundations. Fannie J. Coppin -- Charlotte F. Grimké -- Lucy C. Laney -- Mary M. Bethune -- Septima P. Clark -- Daisy Bates -- Jean B. Hutson -- Marva N. Collins -- Mary H. Futrell
  • Writers & fine artists : the power of creativity. Phillis Wheatley -- Frances W. Harper -- Edmonia Lewis -- Augusta Savage -- Zora N. Hurston -- Margaret Walker -- Gwendolyn Brooks -- Alice Childress -- Maya Angelou -- Lorraine Hansberry -- Toni Morrison -- Alice Walker -- Lorna Simpson
  • Performing artists : bearing witness through self expression. Hattie McDaniel -- Marian Anderson -- Mary Lou Williams -- Katherine Dunham -- Mahalia Jackson -- Lena Horne -- Ella Fitzgerald -- Ruby Dee -- Sarah Vaughan -- Leontyne Price -- Miriam Makeba -- Nina Simone -- Cicely Tyson -- Aretha Franklin -- Judith Jamison
  • Athletes : the spirit of champions. Alice Coachman -- Althea Gibson -- Wilma Rudolph -- Florence G. Joyner -- Cheryl Miller
  • Entrepreneurs : taking care of business. Biddy Mason -- Madame C.J. Walker -- Maggie L. Walker -- Susan Taylor -- Suzanne de Passe -- Phyllis T. Vinson -- Oprah Winfrey
  • Lawyers & policy makers : forging equal justice. Charlotte E. Ray -- Edith Sampson -- Shirley Chisholm -- Constance B. Motley -- Cardiss Collins -- Yvonne B. Burke -- Barbara Jordan -- Eleanor H. Norton -- Maxine Waters
  • Scientists & healers : exploring without boundaries. Mary E. Mahoney -- Rebecca J. Cole -- Susie King Taylor -- Bessie Coleman -- Jane C. Wright -- Jewel Plummer Cobb -- Clarice D. Reid -- Faye Wattleton -- Mae C. Jemison
Control code
ocm25099332
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
107 pages
Isbn
9780940975279
Lccn
91090098
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)25099332
Label
Great women in the struggle : an introduction for young readers, Toyomi Igus, editor ; Toyomi Igus [and others], contributing writers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 100-101) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Freedom fighters : breaking down barriers. Queen Nzingha -- Soujourner Truth -- Harriet Tubman -- Ellen Craft -- Mary Church Terrell -- Ida B. Wells -- Amy-Jacques Garvey -- Queen Mother Goose -- Ella Baker -- Clara M. Hale -- Dorothy I. Height -- Rosa Parks -- Fannie Lou Hamer -- Coretta S. King -- Winnie Mandela -- Marian W. Edelman -- Angela Y. Davis
  • Educators : building strong foundations. Fannie J. Coppin -- Charlotte F. Grimké -- Lucy C. Laney -- Mary M. Bethune -- Septima P. Clark -- Daisy Bates -- Jean B. Hutson -- Marva N. Collins -- Mary H. Futrell
  • Writers & fine artists : the power of creativity. Phillis Wheatley -- Frances W. Harper -- Edmonia Lewis -- Augusta Savage -- Zora N. Hurston -- Margaret Walker -- Gwendolyn Brooks -- Alice Childress -- Maya Angelou -- Lorraine Hansberry -- Toni Morrison -- Alice Walker -- Lorna Simpson
  • Performing artists : bearing witness through self expression. Hattie McDaniel -- Marian Anderson -- Mary Lou Williams -- Katherine Dunham -- Mahalia Jackson -- Lena Horne -- Ella Fitzgerald -- Ruby Dee -- Sarah Vaughan -- Leontyne Price -- Miriam Makeba -- Nina Simone -- Cicely Tyson -- Aretha Franklin -- Judith Jamison
  • Athletes : the spirit of champions. Alice Coachman -- Althea Gibson -- Wilma Rudolph -- Florence G. Joyner -- Cheryl Miller
  • Entrepreneurs : taking care of business. Biddy Mason -- Madame C.J. Walker -- Maggie L. Walker -- Susan Taylor -- Suzanne de Passe -- Phyllis T. Vinson -- Oprah Winfrey
  • Lawyers & policy makers : forging equal justice. Charlotte E. Ray -- Edith Sampson -- Shirley Chisholm -- Constance B. Motley -- Cardiss Collins -- Yvonne B. Burke -- Barbara Jordan -- Eleanor H. Norton -- Maxine Waters
  • Scientists & healers : exploring without boundaries. Mary E. Mahoney -- Rebecca J. Cole -- Susie King Taylor -- Bessie Coleman -- Jane C. Wright -- Jewel Plummer Cobb -- Clarice D. Reid -- Faye Wattleton -- Mae C. Jemison
Control code
ocm25099332
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
107 pages
Isbn
9780940975279
Lccn
91090098
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)25099332

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