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From the Publisher
This unparalleled resource celebrates the remarkable contributions
of black men and women to the United States, beginning with the
earliest slave ships to cross the Atlantic and culminating at the
close of the 20th century.
Witten by four African-American professionals with over 75 years of
collective experience in education and counseling, this compendium
documents the vital impact of African-Americans on America s past
Spanning history, popular culture, education, religion, science,
technology, business, law, government, fine arts, sports, and the
military, the authors spotlight dozens of trail blazers, from
Dorothy Height to Warren Thompson, from Dr. Benjamin Carson to
* Enduring African-American folk remedies and innovative
contributions in medical research.
* Pioneering African-American attorneys, judges, governors, and
* Notable Broadway plays and award-winning movies with
* A tribute to African-American soldiers, including the fearless
women nurses in World War I.
Published just in time for African-American History Month in
February, Almanac of African-American Heritage will become an
instant backlist title and will remain a wonderful tribute and
strong resource for years to come.