Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Black Pioneers of Science and Invention


An account of the lives of fourteen gifted innovators who have played important roles in scientific and industrial progress. The achievements of Benjamin Banneker, Granville T. Woods, George Washington Carver, and others have made jobs easier, saved countless lives, and in many cases, altered the course of history. 

This book is recommended for ages 10 and up