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The Resource Strong men keep coming : the book of African American men, Tonya Bolden ; foreword by Herb Boyd

Strong men keep coming : the book of African American men, Tonya Bolden ; foreword by Herb Boyd

Label
Strong men keep coming : the book of African American men
Title
Strong men keep coming
Title remainder
the book of African American men
Statement of responsibility
Tonya Bolden ; foreword by Herb Boyd
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Presents biographical sketches of notable African American men, from their earliest arrival in this country to the present time
  • "Spanning the four centuries from Jamestown to the Million Man March, Strong Men Keep Coming captures the dynamic essence of the black male experience in America. Shedding new light on towering icons, as well as forgotten strivers and pioneers, Tonya Bolden spins exhaustive research and uncommon compassion into a well-crafted, vividly detailed, and entirely absorbing account."--BOOK JACKET
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bolden, Tonya
Dewey number
920.71/08996073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.86
LC item number
.B65 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
African American men
Label
Strong men keep coming : the book of African American men, Tonya Bolden ; foreword by Herb Boyd
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Jiro -- Anthony Johnson -- Coffee -- Broteer -- Crispus Attucks -- Salem Poor -- Amos Fortune -- Andrew Bryan -- Benjamin Banneker -- Tom Molineaux -- Bilali Mohammed -- Abraham Camp -- James Forten -- Thomas L. Jennings -- Devany -- Ira Aldridge -- Patrick Henry Reason -- William Henry Lane -- Robert the Hermit -- David Walker -- Nat Turner -- Henry Highland Garnet -- Josiah Henson -- James McCune Smith -- Jim Beckwourth -- William C. Nell -- William Still -- J.P. Ball -- Dred Scott -- James Boon -- Dangerfield Newby -- George Moses Horton -- Gordon -- Robert Smalls -- William H. Carney -- High John the Conqueror -- Jourdon Anderson -- Isaac Myers -- John Henry -- Nat Love -- George Washington -- Sydenham Porter -- John Childers -- Robert Brown Elliott -- Edward M. Bannister
  • Lewis Adams -- Frederick Douglass -- W.E.B. Du Bois -- John Merrick -- Stagolee -- Johnson Chesnutt Whittaker -- Daniel Hale Williams -- Homer Plessy -- Robert Charles -- Granville T. Woods -- William Drew Robeson -- Booker T. Washington -- Charles W. Chesnutt -- William Monroe Trotter -- Laurence C. Jones -- Oscar Micheaux -- Dave Dinwiddie -- Roland Hayes -- James Edward McCall -- Carter G. Woodson -- Thomas A Dorsey -- Richard Samuel Roberts -- The Scottsboro Boys -- Ernest Everett Just -- Carl Murphy -- Lorenzo Dow Turner -- Jackson Jordan, Jr. -- The Black boys of summer -- The Nicholas Brothers -- Jacob Lawrence -- Chester Himes -- Charlie Parker -- Benjamin J. Davis, Jr. -- A. Philip Randolph -- Paul R. Williams -- Benson L. Dutton -- Charles Hamilton Houston -- Vernon Johns
  • Emmett Till -- Bob Moses -- Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Woody Strode -- Berry Gordy -- John Oliver Killens -- Gordon Parks -- Robert Hayden -- John Henrik Clarke -- Robert H. Lawrence, Jr. -- Amiri Baraka -- Tommie Smith and John Carlos -- Curt Flood -- Fred Hampton -- Blood -- Arthur Ashe -- Reginald F. Lewis -- Matel Dawson, Jr. -- Tom Feelings -- Randall Robinson -- Jesse Jackson -- Molefi Kete Asante -- Charles Johnson -- Donald Bogle -- Neil deGrasse Tyson -- The Million Men
Control code
39739756
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 308 pages
Isbn
9780471252023
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
98041699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Strong men keep coming : the book of African American men, Tonya Bolden ; foreword by Herb Boyd
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Jiro -- Anthony Johnson -- Coffee -- Broteer -- Crispus Attucks -- Salem Poor -- Amos Fortune -- Andrew Bryan -- Benjamin Banneker -- Tom Molineaux -- Bilali Mohammed -- Abraham Camp -- James Forten -- Thomas L. Jennings -- Devany -- Ira Aldridge -- Patrick Henry Reason -- William Henry Lane -- Robert the Hermit -- David Walker -- Nat Turner -- Henry Highland Garnet -- Josiah Henson -- James McCune Smith -- Jim Beckwourth -- William C. Nell -- William Still -- J.P. Ball -- Dred Scott -- James Boon -- Dangerfield Newby -- George Moses Horton -- Gordon -- Robert Smalls -- William H. Carney -- High John the Conqueror -- Jourdon Anderson -- Isaac Myers -- John Henry -- Nat Love -- George Washington -- Sydenham Porter -- John Childers -- Robert Brown Elliott -- Edward M. Bannister
  • Lewis Adams -- Frederick Douglass -- W.E.B. Du Bois -- John Merrick -- Stagolee -- Johnson Chesnutt Whittaker -- Daniel Hale Williams -- Homer Plessy -- Robert Charles -- Granville T. Woods -- William Drew Robeson -- Booker T. Washington -- Charles W. Chesnutt -- William Monroe Trotter -- Laurence C. Jones -- Oscar Micheaux -- Dave Dinwiddie -- Roland Hayes -- James Edward McCall -- Carter G. Woodson -- Thomas A Dorsey -- Richard Samuel Roberts -- The Scottsboro Boys -- Ernest Everett Just -- Carl Murphy -- Lorenzo Dow Turner -- Jackson Jordan, Jr. -- The Black boys of summer -- The Nicholas Brothers -- Jacob Lawrence -- Chester Himes -- Charlie Parker -- Benjamin J. Davis, Jr. -- A. Philip Randolph -- Paul R. Williams -- Benson L. Dutton -- Charles Hamilton Houston -- Vernon Johns
  • Emmett Till -- Bob Moses -- Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Woody Strode -- Berry Gordy -- John Oliver Killens -- Gordon Parks -- Robert Hayden -- John Henrik Clarke -- Robert H. Lawrence, Jr. -- Amiri Baraka -- Tommie Smith and John Carlos -- Curt Flood -- Fred Hampton -- Blood -- Arthur Ashe -- Reginald F. Lewis -- Matel Dawson, Jr. -- Tom Feelings -- Randall Robinson -- Jesse Jackson -- Molefi Kete Asante -- Charles Johnson -- Donald Bogle -- Neil deGrasse Tyson -- The Million Men
Control code
39739756
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 308 pages
Isbn
9780471252023
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
98041699
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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