More Uncelebrated narratives from Black history / words and pictures by Joel Christian Gill ; foreword by Dr. Regina N. Bradley.
Contributor(s): Bradley, Regina N [writer of foreword.].Material type: BookSeries: Gill, Joel Christian. Strange fruit: v. 2.Publisher: Golden, CO : Fulcrum Publishing, Copyright date: �2018Description: 106 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1938486579; 9781938486579.Other title: Strange fruit. Volume II [At head of title:].Uniform titles: Uncelebrated narratives from Black history. Subject(s): African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | African Americans -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc | African Americans -- History -- Anecdotes -- Juvenile literature | African Americans -- History -- Anecdotes -- Comic books, strips, etc | Heroes -- Cartoons and comics | African Americans -- History -- Anecdotes -- Cartoons and comics | Graphic novels | YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION -- Comics & Graphic Novels -- History | YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION -- People & Places -- United States -- African American | African AmericansGenre/Form: Graphic novels. | Comic books, strips, etc. | Biographical comics. | Biographical comics. | Biographies. | Comic books, strips, etc. | Comics (Graphic works) | Graphic novels. | History. | Juvenile works. | Comics (Graphic works) | Biographical comics. | Graphic novels. | Biographies. | Literature.DDC classification: 973.0496
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-105).
A collection of stories from early African American history that represent the oddity of success in the face of great adversity. Each of the eight illustrated chapters chronicles an uncelebrated African American hero or event. Joel Christian Gill offers historical and cultural commentary on heroes whose stories are not often found in history books, such as Cathay Williams, the only known female buffalo soldier, and Eugene Bullard, a fighter pilot who flew for France during World War I. These beautifully illustrated stories offer a refreshing look at remarkable African Americans. --amazon.com.
"Audience: Age 12 to 18"--Title page verso.
Introduction : e pluribus unum -- $11,608 : Joudon Anderson, 1825-1907 -- Nevertheless, she persisted : Stagecoach Mary Fields, 1832-1914 -- The sheriff of Yankee Hill : Willie Kennard, 1832-unknown -- Contraband : Cathay Williams, 1844-unknown -- All sound was music : Blind Tom Wiggins, 1849-1908 -- Stronger together : Millie and Christine McCoy, 1851-1912 -- The green book for the Negro motorist : Victor Green, 1892-1960 -- All blood runs red : Eugene Bullard, 1895-1961 -- Did you know?