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Rennert, Richard Scott 1956-

Overview
Works: 30 works in 69 publications in 1 language and 5,261 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Miscellanea  Pictorial works  FAQs  Portraits 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Scott Rennert
Jesse Owens by Richard Scott Rennert( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of one of America's greatest track and field athletes, the winner of four gold medals at the 1936 Olympic Games
Civil rights leaders( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents brief biographies of eight people involved in the civil rights movement, including James Weldon Johnson, Martin Luther King, Jr., Thurgood Marshall, and Jesse Jackson
Henry Aaron by Richard Scott Rennert( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The saga of Henry Aaron's remarkable climb to the top of the baseball world
Jazz stars( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short biographical sketches of eight jazz musicians
Pioneers of discovery( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short biographies of eight black American pioneers of discovery, including Benjamin Banneker, George Washington Carver, and Lewis Latimer
Female writers( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short biographies of noted black female writers, including Maya Angelou, Gwendolyn Brooks, and Nikki Giovanni
Shapers of America( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents brief biographies of eight individuals who helped shape America, including Richard Allen, Mary Mcleod Bethune, Marcus Garvey, and Sojourner Truth
Female leaders( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of biographies of eight African American women who dedicated themselves to the struggle for freedom and equality
Book of firsts : leaders of America( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short biographies of black leaders of America, including Blanche Bruce, Benjamin Davis, Thurgood Marshall, and Colin Powell
Male writers( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short biographies of noted black male writers including Ralph Ellison, Alex Haley, and Richard Wright
Book of firsts : sports heroes( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of biographies examining the lives of eight African-Americans who distinguished themselves in the world of athletics
Performing artists( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The lives of eight black Americans who combined determination and hard work with applause-winning talent to rise to the top of the entertainment world."--Cover
The Open book : celebrating 40 years of America's Grand Slam by United States Tennis Association( )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebration of the sport of tennis and a spectacle of its most electrifying event, this book brings to life the historical moments, exciting highlights, and overall emotion of the US Open. From the early years of Billie Jean King and Arthur Ashe to current players like Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova, each of these household names have made their mark competing on the game's biggest stage. The pages are filled with background information for each champion, interesting tidbits from their winning years, and highlights from the past four decade
Facts and trivia : 325 questions drawn from the expertise of Harvard's Du Bois Institute by Richard Scott Rennert( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of multiple-choice and true-or-false questions and answers about the accomplishments of some of history's most notable African Americans
African American answer book, biography : 325 questions drawn from the expertise of Harvard's Du Bois Institute by Richard Scott Rennert( Book )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Each of these briskly challenging questions has been designed to stimulate thought and discussion about African American history. The answers highlight either the leading figures of black America or focus on previously unsung yet equally inspiring African American heroes, their achievements, and their legacies."--Introduction
Science & discovery : 325 questions drawn from the expertise of Harvard's Du Bois Institute by Richard Scott Rennert( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A challenging, educational, and fun book about the accomplishments of influential African Americans
History : 325 questions by Richard Scott Rennert( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arts and entertainment : 325 questions drawn from the expertise of Harvard's Du Bois Institute by Richard Scott Rennert( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of multiple-choice and true-or-false questions and answers about the accomplishments of African Americans in the world of arts and entertainment
Sports : 325 questions drawn from the expertise of Harvard's Du Bois Institute by Richard Scott Rennert( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

US Open : 50 years of championship tennis by Serena Williams( Book )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Published on the occasion of the US Open's fiftieth anniversary, this richly illustrated book is a celebration of the most electrifying event in tennis, bringing to life all of the key moments and unforgettable personalities from the competition's history. Covering everything from the inaugural tournament in 1968 and the legends of the early years, such as Arthur Ashe and Billie Jean King, through today's most exciting matches and players, including Roger Federer and Serena Williams, this book provides a comprehensive and insightful looks at the US Open. Original contributions from journalists, players, coaches, and notable fans stand alongside exclusive photography of the many household names who have made their mark competing on the game's biggest stage for the Grand Slam championship. A perfect gift for any tennis fan, this book is a vibrant tribute to the sport, its fans, and its champions."--Page [2] of cover
 
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Jesse Owens
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Civil rights leadersHenry AaronJazz starsPioneers of discoveryFemale writersShapers of AmericaFemale leadersBook of firsts : leaders of America
Alternative Names

controlled identityScott, Richard, 1956-

Rennert, R. S. (Richard Scott), 1956-

Rennert, Rick, 1956-

Languages
English (58)