From Revolutionary War heroes such as Crispus Attucks to antislavery activist Frederick Douglass to scientist Lewis Latimer and musical artist Duke Ellington, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar examines the lives of heroic African-Americans and offers their stories as positive role models. of photos.

Black Profiles in Courage 2000, HarperCollins Publishers, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780380813414