Book of Black Heroes: Great Women in the Struggle(2018)
A non fiction book by Veronica Freeman Ellis, Toyomi Ignus, Diane Patrick and Valerie Wilson Wesley
Queen Nzingha, Sojourner Truth, Frances Harper, Angela Davis, Bessie, Coleman, Lucy Laney, Oprah Winfrey - these are just a few of the remarkable women featured in Great Women in the Struggle, this updated second volume in the Book of Black Heroes series. Many historical and contemporary black women have received little or no recognition for their important contributions. Their stories and achievements have been left out of the pages of most history books. Great Women in the Struggle presents the inspiring stories of more than 80 black women in this comprehensive volume. Freedom fights, educators, writers, athletes, entrepreneurs, policy makers, scientists and more-the wide range of accomplishments celebrated here makes Great women in the Struggle a must-have resource for readers of all ages.
Used availability for Valerie Wilson Wesley's Book of Black Heroes: Great Women in the Struggle
April 2007 : USA Paperback
November 1991 : USA Paperback