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Educator's sourcebook of African American heritage
Miles, Johnnie H.
Publication Information:
Paramus, NJ : Prentice Hall, 2001.
Physical Description:
xxiv, 407 pages : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm
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E185 .A2535 2001 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize

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This important new reference and resource is brimming with stimulating information about the history, culture, and accomplishements of African Americans from the Middle Passage through Slavery and Reconstruction, to the Civil Rights Movement and today. These lists give you an ideal way to build your students' knowledge and appreciation of African American culture and the important contributions African Americans have made to virtually every aspect of living in the United States. All of this valuable material is printed in a big 8-1/4" x 11" spiral-bound format that folds flat for easy photocopying of any list as many times as you need it.

Author Notes

Johnnie H. Miles, Ed.D., former associated professor of Counselor Education, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, is president and owner of JH Miles and Associates, a consulting and training firm in Fairfax, Virginia.

Juanita J. Davis, Ed.D., is adjunct professor for Trinity College and Bowie State University and an administrator in the Washington, D.C. public schools.

Sharon E. Ferguson-Roberts, Ed.D., is assistant professor of Guidance and counseling at Virginia State University in Petersburg and president and owner of Consulting and Training Associates, LLC, in Emporia, Virginia.

Rita G. Giles, Ed.D., is director of the Transition Support Resource Center for youth with special needs in the Fairfax County, Virginia, Public Schools and an adjunct professor at George Washington University.

Table of Contents

1 Diesel Engine Operation and Classification
2 Engine Performance, Power, and Efficiency
3 Induction, Exhaust, and Turbocharger System Principles
4 Induction, Exhaust, and Turbocharger System Service
5 Cooling System Principles and Service
6 Lubrication System Principles and Service
7 Electrical Principles and Service Basics
8 Battery Principles and Service
9 Charging System Principles and Service
10 Starting System Principles and Service
11 Diesel Fuels and Fuel Supply Systems
12 Diesel Fuel Injection
13 Governing Fuel Delivery
14 Electronic Control of Diesel Fuel Injection-Operating Principles
15 Robert Bosch, AMBAC International, and Lucas CAV Multiplunger Injection Pumps
16 V-Mac Control Systems - Robert Bosch and AMBAC
17 Detroit Diesel Mechanical Unit Injector Fuel System
18 Detroit Diesel Electronic Control Systems
19 Cummins PT Fuel Injection System
20 Cummins Electronic Control Systems
21 Caterpillar Fuel Injection Systems
22 Caterpillar Electronic Control Systems
23 Hydraulic Electronic Unit Injector (HEUI) Fuel System
24 AMBAC International Distributor Pumps
25 Robert Bosch Type VE Distributor Pump
26 Stanadyne (Roosa Master) and Lucas CAV Distributor Pumps
27 Engine Diagnosis, Performance Testing, and Tune Up
28 Cylinder Head and Valve Service