WorldCat Identities

Adams, Russell L.

Overview
Works: 22 works in 41 publications in 1 language and 3,008 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Biographies  Literature  History  Documentary films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E185.96, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Russell L Adams
Carter G. Woodson : the father of black history by Pat McKissack( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations describe the life and accomplishments of the man who first pioneered the study of black history
Ida B. Wells-Barnett : a voice against violence by Pat McKissack( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of the black woman journalist who campaigned for the civil rights of women and other minorities and was a founder of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People in 1909
Great Negroes, past and present by Russell L Adams( Book )

5 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief biographical sketches of African and American Negroes outstanding because of their contributions to history, to science and industry, to fine arts, to education and religion, and to the performing arts
Jesse Owens : Olympic star by Pat McKissack( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 433 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life of the sharecroppers' son who became an Olympic legend, and challenged Hitler's dream of Aryan superiority
Langston Hughes : great American poet by Pat McKissack( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple text and illustrations describe the life of the Harlem poet whose work gave voice to the joy and pain of the black experience in America
Paul Robeson : a voice to remember by Pat McKissack( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of the African-American singer-actor who spoke out against racism and injustice
Great Negroes, past and present by Russell L Adams( Book )

6 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One hundred and seventy-five historically organized biographies of famous African Americans in areas such as education, science, music, and more
Great Negroes, past and present by Russell L Adams( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief one- or two-page biographies of important Negroes from ancient to modern times and from many professions including science, education, art, music, and religion
Great Negroes, past and present by Russell L Adams( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief one- or two-page biographies of important Negroes from ancient to modern times and from many professions including science, education, art, music, and religion
Great Negroes, past and present by Russell L Adams( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief one- or two-page biographies of important Negroes from ancient to modern times and from many professions including science, education, art, music, and religion
Great Negroes, past and present by Russell L Adams( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief one- or two-page biographies of important Negroes from ancient to modern times and from many professions including science, education, art, music, and religion
Leading American Negroes. by Russell L Adams( Visual )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents biographies of outstanding Afro-Americans who have made significant contributions to American culture during various periods of history
Great Negroes, past and present by Russell L Adams( Book )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief one- or two-page biographies of important Negroes from ancient to modern times and from many professions including science, education, art, music, and religion
The pursuit of power in Black America in the nineteenth century : a study of the emergence of Black politically oriented voluntarism by Russell L Adams( )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great Negroes, past and present by Russell L Adams( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief one- or two-page biographies of important Negroes from ancient to modern times and from many professions including science, education, art, music, and religion
Personality and behavioral differences among children of various birth positions by Russell L Adams( )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great Negroes : past and present by Russell L Adams( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief one- or two-page biographies of important Negroes from ancient to modern times and from many professions including science, education, art, music, and religion
The pride and the passion : introduction to Black history( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Lincoln-Douglas Galesburg debate review( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Filmed Oct. 8, 1994 immediately following reenactment of the fifth 1858 Lincoln-Douglas senatorial campaign debate, this documentary features commentary and interviews in reaction to the event. Highlights: Mr. Schwartz discussed his impressions of the debate, and Professor Adams and Ms. Turner and focused on the status of blacks at the time of the debate and Underground Railroad activities in Illinois. Telephone lines were also open for comment, and spectators and participants were interviewed for their reactions
Congressional investigation of the Bureau of Internal Revenue: 1951-1952 by Russell L Adams( )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Carter G. Woodson : the father of black history
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Ida B. Wells-Barnett : a voice against violenceJesse Owens : Olympic starLangston Hughes : great American poetPaul Robeson : a voice to rememberGreat Negroes, past and presentGreat Negroes, past and presentGreat Negroes, past and presentGreat Negroes, past and present
Alternative Names
Adams, Russell Lee

Languages
English (38)