What Color Is My World?

by Kareem Abdul Jabbar Year Published: 2012 Non-Fiction

Did you know that James West invented the microphone in your cell phone?  That Fred Jones invented the refrigerated truck that makes supermarkets possible?  Or that Dr. Percy Julian synthesized cortisone from soy, easing untold people's pain?  These are just some of the black inventors and innovators scoring big points in this dynamic look at several unsung heroes who share a desire to improve people's lives.