Age Range: 12 and up Grade Level: 7 and up
Teeming with interesting nuggets of fact and information, 100 African Americans Who Shaped American History
includes such legendary men and women as Benjamin Banneker, Dred Scott,
Mary Church Terrell, George Washington Carver and Bessie Smith. Also
included are Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King, Jr., Thurgood Marshall and
many, many more.
Organized chronologically and meticulously researched, this book provides an educational look at the prominent role that these individuals played and how their varied talents, ideas and expertise contributed to American history.