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Black inventors : crafting over 200 years of success

Author: Keith C Holmes
Publisher: New York : Global Black Inventor Research Projects, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Demographic study of Black inventors throughout the world with patents.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Holmes, Keith C.
Black inventors.
New York : Global Black Inventor Research Projects, ©2008
(OCoLC)623233287
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Keith C Holmes
ISBN: 9780979957307 0979957303
OCLC Number: 234711874
Description: 179 pages : maps ; 22 cm
Contents: Henry E. Baker, the father of Black inventor research --
Early innovators and inventors --
Role of ancient African civilizations in the development of today's inventions and technologies --
Inventiveness and creativity are inherent in all races --
Definition of the word invention --
Africans develop their own innovations and inventions --
Black inventors' ancestral links to Africa --
World leaders in patents --
Census classification systems used to identify Black people --
What has changed from 1913 to the present? --
Black inventors educated and trained globally --
The increase in Black populations worldwide --
Earliest documented Black inventors --
Black inventors from 1769-2007 --
List of early Black inventors throughout the world, organized by state/country --
African, Caribbean and South American countries --
Pillars of American, Caribbean and South American economies --
Black inventors role in economic growth --
Influence of Black labor and inventions on the world --
Black inventors inducted into National Inventors Hall of Fame --
Black inventors--pillars of industry --
Black inventors at historically Black colleges and universities --
Black inventors at colleges and universities in the United States --
Cities in the United States with Black inventors --
United States cities and the number of Black inventors researched --
Native American inventors --
Black women innovators and inventors --
Prolific Black women innovators and inventors --
Prolific African innovators and inventors --
African countries with Black inventors --
African cities and the number of Black inventors researched --
Prolific Black inventors from Australia --
Prolific Black Canadian innovators and inventors --
Canadian cities and the number of Black inventors researched --
Prolific Black innovators and inventors from the Caribbean and Central America --
Caribbean and Central American cities and the number of Black inventor researched --
Prolific Black innovators and inventors in Europe --
European cities and the number of Black inventors researched --
Black inventors in the United Kingdom --
United Kingdom cities and the number of Black inventors researched --
Design patents awarded to Black inventors --
Trademarks of Black innovators and inventors --
Black innovators on sports and their trademarks --
Black innovators in the video game industry --
Where does the Black inventor stand today? --
Global Black inventor research projects, Inc.
Responsibility: Keith C. Holmes.
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Demographic study of Black inventors throughout the world with patents.

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New, important book on Black Inventors is an eye-opener

by kcholmes50 (WorldCat user published 2008-12-14) Excellent Permalink

Black Inventors -   Crafting Over 200 Years of Success by Keith C. Holmes; Paperback: 179 pages * Publisher: Global Black Inventor Research Projects, Inc.; 1st Edition edition)
ISBN-10: 0979957303 *ISBN-13: 978-0979957307
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