The Resource The African-American century : how Black Americans have shaped our country, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Cornel West

The African-American century : how Black Americans have shaped our country, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Cornel West

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The African-American century : how Black Americans have shaped our country
Title
The African-American century
Title remainder
how Black Americans have shaped our country
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Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Cornel West
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non fiction
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The African-American century : how Black Americans have shaped our country, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Cornel West
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 1900-1909 (W.E.B. Du Bois -- T. Thomas Fortune -- Matthew Henson -- Jack Johnson -- Scott Joplin -- Henry Ossawa Tanner -- Madame C.J. Walker -- Booker T. Washington -- Ida B. Wells Barnett -- Bert Williams)
  • 1910-1919 (Mary McLeod Bethune -- George Washington Carver -- Benjamin O. Davis, Sr. -- Thomas A. Dorsey -- W.C. Handy -- James Weldon Johnson -- Jelly Roll Morton -- Charles Henry Turner -- Jimmy Winkfield -- Carter G. Woodson)
  • 1920-1929 (Louis Armstrong -- Junius Austin -- Josephine Baker -- Bessie Coleman -- Marcus Garvey -- Langston Hughes -- Ernest Everett Just -- Oscar Micheaux -- Bessie Smith -- Jean Toomer)
  • 1930-1939 (Marian Anderson -- Sterling A. Brown -- Father Divine -- Charles Hamilton Houston -- Zora Neale Hurston -- Robert Johnson -- Joe Louis -- Jesse Owens -- Paul Robeson -- Bill "Bojangles" Robinson)
  • 1940-1949 (Charles R. Drew -- Katherine Dunham -- Duke Ellington -- Billie Holiday -- Lena Horne -- Jacob Lawrence -- Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. -- A. Philip Randolph -- Jackie Robinson -- Richard Wright)
  • 1950-1959 (Ralph Bunche -- Nat "King" Cole -- Miles Davis -- Ralph Ellison -- Althea Gibson -- Lorraine Hansberry -- Willie Mays -- Rosa Parks -- Art Tatum -- Sarah Vaughan)
  • 1960-1969 (Muhammad Ali -- James Baldwin -- John Coltrane -- Angela Davis -- Fannie Lou Hamer -- Jimi Hendrix -- Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Thurgood Marshall -- Sidney Poitier -- Malcolm X)
  • 1970-1979 (Hank Aaron -- Maya Angelou -- Romare Bearden -- James Brown -- Marvin Gaye -- Barbara Harris -- Dorothy Height -- Barbara Jordan -- Leontyne Price -- Richard Pryor)
  • 1980-1989 (Alvin Ailey -- Bill Cosby -- John Hope Franklin -- Jesse Jackson -- Michael Jackson -- Carl Lewis -- Jessye Norman -- Martin Puryear -- Alice Walker -- August Wilson)
  • 1990-1999 (Louis Farrakhan -- Michael Jordan -- Spike Lee -- Wynton Marsalis -- Toni Morrison -- Colin Powell -- Tupac Shakur -- Denzel Washington -- Oprah Winfrey -- Tiger Woods)
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xvi, 414 p.
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9780684864143
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00063596
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