Black pioneers of science and invention

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Harcourt, Brace & World, 1970 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 181 pages
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Accounts of fourteen Black Americans who made great contributions to science and industry, including Benjamin Banneker, George Washington Carver, and Elijah McCoy.

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User Review  - Geoff - Goodreads

I thought this book was really cool. A lot of regular things were invented and pioneered by blacks1 I had no idea. The gas mask, traffic lights, and electrical lighting were all pioneered and invented by Negros!!!! Read full review

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User Review  - Cindy - Goodreads

This book would be great for not only science purposes but also for Black History Month. This biography discusses the achievements of Benjamin Banneker, Granville T. Woods, George Washington Carver ... Read full review

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Contents

Benjamin Banneker
1
Norbert Rillieux
13
Jan Earnst Matzeliger
25
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About the author (1970)

DR. LOUIS HABER had a long and distinguished career teaching science. An adjunct professor at Pace University and Lehman College, he held graduate degrees in both science and education. He died in 1988.