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The Resource Contemporary achievements, by Rebecca Szulhan

Contemporary achievements, by Rebecca Szulhan

Label
Contemporary achievements
Title
Contemporary achievements
Statement of responsibility
by Rebecca Szulhan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.896/07300922
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.96
LC item number
.S98 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
African american history
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Contemporary achievements, by Rebecca Szulhan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 46) and index
Contents
Gwendolyn Brooks wins the Pulitzer Prize -- Lorraine Hansberry writes A raisin in the sun -- Jackie Robinson is inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame -- Sidney Poitier wins best actor Academy Award -- Thurgood Marshall becomes the first American justice of the Supreme Court -- Robert H. Lawrence is the first African American astronaut -- Key figures of the civil rights movement -- Stevie Wonder wins Grammy for best album of the year -- Patricia Roberts Harris appointed to presidential cabinet -- Andrew Jackson Young appointed U.S. ambassador to the U.N -- Guion S. Bluford reaches space -- Michael Jordan joins the Chicago Bulls -- The Oprah Winfrey show debuts -- Mae C. Jemison reaches space -- Toni Morrison wins the Nobel Prize in literature -- The Gee's Bend Quilters collective is formed -- Condoleezza Rice becomes Secretary of State -- Barack Obama runs for president -- Conclusion -- Contemporary African American achievements timeline -- Activity -- Test your knowledge
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
48p.
Isbn
9781590368848
Isbn Type
(hard cover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008042473
Other physical details
ill. (some colored)
System control number
ocn226361584
Label
Contemporary achievements, by Rebecca Szulhan
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 46) and index
Contents
Gwendolyn Brooks wins the Pulitzer Prize -- Lorraine Hansberry writes A raisin in the sun -- Jackie Robinson is inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame -- Sidney Poitier wins best actor Academy Award -- Thurgood Marshall becomes the first American justice of the Supreme Court -- Robert H. Lawrence is the first African American astronaut -- Key figures of the civil rights movement -- Stevie Wonder wins Grammy for best album of the year -- Patricia Roberts Harris appointed to presidential cabinet -- Andrew Jackson Young appointed U.S. ambassador to the U.N -- Guion S. Bluford reaches space -- Michael Jordan joins the Chicago Bulls -- The Oprah Winfrey show debuts -- Mae C. Jemison reaches space -- Toni Morrison wins the Nobel Prize in literature -- The Gee's Bend Quilters collective is formed -- Condoleezza Rice becomes Secretary of State -- Barack Obama runs for president -- Conclusion -- Contemporary African American achievements timeline -- Activity -- Test your knowledge
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
48p.
Isbn
9781590368848
Isbn Type
(hard cover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008042473
Other physical details
ill. (some colored)
System control number
ocn226361584

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