By Philip Bader,Catherine Reef

..".recommended for high-school, public, and undergraduate libraries..." Booklist

..".well written and concise...very useful...Recommended." selection

..".thorough, well-researched...well-organized and comprehensive...[an] first-class volume..." VOYA

African-American Writers, Revised variation profiles renowned and trendy African-American writers throughout many genres of literature. every one access during this completely revised source offers a biographical profile, targeting the most important literary works and accomplishments of every writer in addition to an summary of his or her contributions to American literature. A basic bibliography and topic indexes whole the text.

Show description

Read Online or Download African-American Writers (A to Z of African Americans) PDF

Best children's nonfiction people & places books

Knights (Legendary Warriors) - download pdf or read online

In medieval Europe, kingdoms blazed into conflict led by fearsome warriors referred to as knights. Sparking dread of their enemies, knights a strict code of behavior and had the honor of every body round them. Get the main points on those heroes on horseback, from their education and guns to their lethal scuffling with equipment.

Download PDF by Loree Griffin Burns: Life on Surtsey: Iceland's Upstart Island (Scientists in the

On November 14, 1963, a volcano fifteen miles off the shore of Iceland exploded below the ocean, leading to a brand-new island. Scientists instantly well-known Surtsey for what it was: an chance to watch the way in which lifestyles takes hold.   Loree Griffin Burns follows entomologist Erling Ólafsson on a five-day journey to Surtsey, the place in view that 1970 he has studied the coming and survival of bugs and different species.

Download e-book for iPad: Puritan Girl, Mohawk Girl: A Novel by John Demos

During this riveting historic fiction narrative, nationwide booklet Award Finalist John Demos stocks the tale of a tender Puritan woman and her life-changing adventure with the Mohawk humans. encouraged by means of Demos’s award-winning novel The Unredeemed Captive, Puritan lady, Mohawk woman will captivate a tender viewers, supplying a local American viewpoint instead of the Western one as a rule taught within the lecture room.

Download e-book for iPad: B is for Bluenose: A Nova Scotia Alphabet (Discover Canada by Susan Tooke

Who have been the 1st humans of Nova Scotia? What great star-shaped citadel are available in Halifax? What kind of water plant not just presents foodstuff and protect to Canadian natural world but additionally lessens coastal erosion? The solutions to those questions, in addition to many proof, traditions, and masses heritage are available in B is for Bluenose: A Nova Scotia Alphabet.

Extra info for African-American Writers (A to Z of African Americans)

Example text

Download PDF sample

African-American Writers (A to Z of African Americans) by Philip Bader,Catherine Reef

by Charles

Rated 4.28 of 5 – based on 20 votes