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Ja Rogers Great Men of Color

Ja Rogers Great Men of Color

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VOLUME II
WORLD'S
GREATMEN
OF COLOR
J.A.ROGERS
Edited with anim reduct ion , commentary,
and new bibliographical notesby
JOHN HENR1K CLARKE
M CMILL
PUBLlSlli
Gco., 1 C_
EW YORK
COLLLER MACMJLLA
PUBLISHERS
LO,.DON
Copyright
1947by Helga M. Rogers
opvrigh:©1972 by Mncmiltau
Publishlng
Co., Inc.
All rights reserved. No partvi thisbook may be
reproduced or transmitted
illany [orm 01'by(,IIY
IIfNlIlS,electronic
or mechanical,
illcludin.g photocopy-
lng, recording
or by allY tnjormation
storage and
retrieval system,without
permission
illwriting from
lirePublisher.
Macmillan
P/lblL~hilll; Co., Inc.
866 Third Avenue, NewYork, N.Y. ]{)OJJ
Collier-Macmillan
Canada Ltd" Toronto,
Oil/arlo
World'sCrear Men of Coiorwas originally publisheu
byJ.A.Rogers and is reprintedin this revised editin
by arrangement,
Library of Congress Catalog Card Numb!'!": 73.186437
Second Printing
1973
Printed
i llthe United States of America
Contents
rN'l1toDUCTlON ~IYJohn Henrik Clarke
xl
EUROPE
Commentary
and NotesOIl References3 ' SI.Maurice of Aganaum,Roman
GeneralIlIId Saini0/ the Catholic Church
II •Benedict theMoor, Saint 0/
the Catholtc
Church
17 'Alessandro
de' Medici,
Firs/ Reigning
Duke of
Florence
24 • ~braluun Hannibal,
Russian
General and Comrade
ofPeter
the Creal34 'AnlOJlio Vieira, Portugal's
Grandest
Personage
40' John VI,
King of Por/llglll and Maker of Modern Brazil55 . Chevatier
ell'St. Georges,
Dazzlillg
Black
Nobleman
of Versailles
65 .Leon-Louts,
World-l amed
Swordsman
andI)J/elisl
74 .Aleksander
Sergeev ich Pushkin,
theFather oi
Russian Ltterature
and Apostle of Freer/QIII79 • Ioachim
Murnt, Renowned
CavalryLeader ofNapoleo«
"lidK,illg 0/ Nople's89 • George' A. P. Bridge-
tower, Mnsica!
Genius and Comrade
of Beethoven
92 .General AI.'xanlire
Dumas
("Ale:rmllire
theGreatest"),
Dashing
Commander
of Napoleon's
Cavalry99 . A lexandre
DWIIUS,Pb-e~ liteWorld's
Grealesl
Romancer
I09 '
Alexandre
Dumas,Fils, Remaker of theModern. French Singe123 ' Ira
Aldridge, Greate
I 0/rlie Othellos
[30 •JOStl T. De SOl/sa Marlins, Medical
lind Sanitary Expert of Portugal 138 ' Claudio I. D. Brindis de SnlavGerma»
Baron
and Court
Violinist
142
amuei
Coleridge-Taylor,
England's
J
"Greatest
Musical
SeIlSmiO!I"r46 •Sosthene
fl .Mortenol,
French Navol
Captain and Commander0/ theIIir Defenses of Paris 154 . Blaise Dnigne,
A[rlcan BarefootBoy Wilo BUOme a Frencl: Cabinet Minister158
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