Book Title: Illumination: Lewis Howard Latimer [Thank A Black Man - Book 1]
Author Name: Sylvia Hawkins Little, Ph.D.
Book Synopsis: Illumination: Lewis Henry Latimer (bio poem). Latimer, born in 1884 to runaway slaves, had very little formal education, yet during his lifetime he obtained numerous patents; and was renown worldwide for his electrical lightning expertise.
Author Bio: An award winning author, Dr. Little holds a Doctorate of Philosophy and Masters of Education from The University of Texas at Austin and a Bachelor of Science from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. She understands that today’s young people must speak multiple languages to succeed in today’s diverse, high-tech, information-oriented global society. Like many historians, she believes"Black History” is a subject that can interest both black and non-black youth.
Publisher Name: Epic Press