Against all opposition : : Black explorers in America

Title Against all opposition : : Black explorers in America
Names Haskins, James.
Book Number BR010070
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Collective biography of black men who have "left their footprints in the soil of the Americas." Through the lives of such men as Matthew Henson, codiscoverer of the North Pole; Jean Baptiste Point du Sable, founder of Chicago; and Guion Stewart (Guy) Bluford Jr., the first black American to travel in space, Haskins demonstrates how goals, ideals, and hard work can lead to discovery. For junior and senior high readers.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Young Adult Book - YA
Short Book - SH
Biography - Black concern - BLKB
Black Interest - BLK
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
African American concern - AFRAM
Humor - HUM
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
History, United States - HUS
Young Adult Interest - YAI
LC Subject African American explorers - Biography
Explorers, Black - Biography
Discoveries in geography
United States - Discovery and exploration
Call Number 910.08996 B ANF
Language English
Released 1992
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, 1992 (Braille International, Inc., transcribing agency. Braille International, Inc., distributor)
Original Publication Transcription of: New York : Walker, 1992.
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