African Heroes by Jim Haskins
  

African Heroes

Written by Jim Haskins
Illustrated by
Part of the Black Stars Series

Synopsis

African Heroes by Jim Haskins

Meet the Greatest heroes of africa--from ancient to modern times The books in the Black Stars series are the types of books that would have really captivated me as a kid. --Earl G. Graves, Black Enterprise magazine Kofi Annan Askia the Great Bambaata Behanzin Hossu Bowelle Stephen Biko Cetewayo Constance Cummings-John Imhotep Kenneth Kaunda Jomo Kenyatta Khama Sir Seretse Khama Patrice Lumumba Albert John Luthuli Nelson Mandela Menelik II Moshesh Mansa Musa Kwame Nkrumah Julius Nyerere Nzingha Piankhy Rabah Haile Selassie Albertina Sisulu Osei Tutu Youssef I

About the Author

Jim Haskins (New York, NY) has written more than 100 nonfiction books for young readers. He is a Professor of English at the University of Florida, Gainesville, and winner of numerous awards, including The Washington Post Children's Book Guild Award for the body of his work and the Coretta Scott King Book Award.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
168 pages

Author

Jim Haskins
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Publisher

John Wiley & Sons Inc

Publication date

19th January 2015

ISBN

9781119102588


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