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People/Characters: Charles Drew

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Black pioneers of science and invention by Louis Haber
Brilliant African-American Scientists: Nine Exceptional Lives (Great Scientists and Famous Inventors) by Jeff C. Young
Charles Drew: Doctor Who Got the World Pumped Up to Donate Blood by Mike Venezia
Charles Richard Drew, M.D. by Rinna Wolfe
One More River to Cross: The Stories of Twelve Black Americans by Jim Haskins
A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn

Character description

Charles Richard Drew (June 3, 1904 – April 1, 1950) was an American physician, surgeon, and medical researcher. He researched in the field of blood transfusions, developing improved techniques for blood storage, and applied his expert knowledge to developing large-scale blood banks early in World War II. This allowed medics to save thousands of lives of the Allied forces.

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