African American inventors : overcoming challenges to change America / by Sophie Washburne.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library||YA 609.2 W (Text)||39493108221187||Young Adult Nonfiction||Available||-|
|Granite Falls Branch||J 609.2 Wa (Text)||50669012303146||Juvenile Nonfiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781534560710
- ISBN: 1534560718
- Physical Description: 104 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
- Publisher: New York, NY : Lucent Press, 2018.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages 94-97) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Pre-Civil War Black inventors -- Mechanical experimentation and the industrial revolution -- Electric America -- Progress in the 20th century -- Changing attitudes, changing technology.
|Summary, etc.:|| Many of the products we use every day were invented by African Americans, although these inventors unfortunately have not often been given credit for their contributions. Readers will take a fascinating look at the black men and women who have helped shape the world as we know it today with their inventions.
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