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The Resource Against all opposition : Black explorers in America, Jim Haskins

Against all opposition : Black explorers in America, Jim Haskins

Label
Against all opposition : Black explorers in America
Title
Against all opposition
Title remainder
Black explorers in America
Statement of responsibility
Jim Haskins
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Surveys the lives and adventures of Black explorers who helped discover new worlds
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-2005
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Haskins, James
Dewey number
910.08
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.96
LC item number
.H353 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Explorers
  • African Americans
  • Discoveries in geography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Against all opposition : Black explorers in America, Jim Haskins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 83-84) and index
Contents
Before Columbus -- Estevanico and the Seven Cities of Gold -- Founding of Chicago -- York and the Lewis and Clark Expedition -- James P. Beckwourth, rip-roaring mountain man -- Unknown explorers -- Matthew Henson at the top of the world -- Stars, my goal: Guion Stewart Bluford, Jr. -- Ronald McNair and the Challenger disaster
Control code
tlc00107909
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 86 p.
Isbn
9780802781376
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
91030203
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802781383
  • (Sirsi) 267703
Label
Against all opposition : Black explorers in America, Jim Haskins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 83-84) and index
Contents
Before Columbus -- Estevanico and the Seven Cities of Gold -- Founding of Chicago -- York and the Lewis and Clark Expedition -- James P. Beckwourth, rip-roaring mountain man -- Unknown explorers -- Matthew Henson at the top of the world -- Stars, my goal: Guion Stewart Bluford, Jr. -- Ronald McNair and the Challenger disaster
Control code
tlc00107909
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 86 p.
Isbn
9780802781376
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
91030203
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780802781383
  • (Sirsi) 267703

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