Book Of Black Heroes: Scientists, Healers & Inventors
The highly anticipated third installment of the Book of Black Heroes series, Scientists, Healers, and Inventors spotlights African Americans who have made valuable contributions in the areas of science, medicine and creative invention. Reaching as far back as the 1700s to the trailblazing work of Benjamin Banneker, scientists, healers ad Inventors contains nearly four dozen Black Heroes and includes more than 250 years of creativity, ingenuity and healing by Black Americans.
-Inventor Lewis Latimer, -Transplant surgeon Samuel Kountz, -Physician Susan McKinley Stewart, -Astronaut Guion Bluford
-Who became the first Black woman doctor
-What invention made affordable shoes possible
-How a young doctor’s research has helped save the lives of people everywhere.