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The History of the African Diaspora
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Brothers In Arms
The Epic Story of the 761St Tank Battalion, WWII's Forgotten Heroes
by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Trade Paperback
Retail Price: $9.99 
A powerful wartime saga in the bestselling tradition of Flags of Our Fathers, BROTHERS IN ARMS recounts the extraordinary story of the 761st ?Black Panthers,? the first all-black armored unit to see combat in World War II.  [ more ]

  
We Want Freedom
A Life in the Black Panther Party
by Mumia Abu-Jamal
Trade Paperback
Retail Price: $9.99 
In his youth Mumia Abu-Jamal helped found the Philadelphia branch of the Black Panther Party, wrote for the national newspaper, and began his life-long work of exposing the violence of the state as it manifests in entrenched poverty, endemic racism,  [ more ]

  
Africana - The Concise Desk Reference
by Kwame Anthony Appiah
Hardcover
Retail Price: $9.99 
One-volume encyclopedia of the Pan-African experience includes interpretive essays on the religion, arts, and cultural life of Africans.  [ more ]

  
The Evidence of Things Not Seen
Reissued Edition
by James Baldwin
Trade Paperback
Retail Price: $9.99 
This edition of a classic work by one of America?s premier writers offers a new Foreword by Derrick Bell (with Janet Dewart Bell) to the 1995 paperback edition, and is as meaningful today as it was when it was first  [ more ]

  
1947 - When All Hell Broke Loose In Baseball
by Red Barber
Trade Paperback
Retail Price: $9.99 
When Jackie Robinson was penciled into the lineup for the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947, America?s national pastime and America?s future changed forever. How much is reflected in a remark Martin Luther King Jr. made to Don Newcombe: ?You?ll never know  [ more ]
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Remembering Slavery
African Americans Talk about Their Personal Experiences of Slavery and Emancipation
by Ira Berlin, Editor
Audio (Cassette)
Retail Price: $9.99 
A book-and-tape set featuring the only known original recordings of interviews with former slaves.  [ more ]

  
Slavery and the Making of New York
The African American Experience
by Ira Berlin, Editor
Paperback
Retail Price: $9.99 
The recent discovery of the African Burial Ground in Lower Manhattan reminded Americans that slavery in the United States was not merely a phenomenon of the antebellum South. In fact, for most of its history New York was a slave city.  [ more ]

  
Autobiography of a People
Three Centuries of African American History Told by Those Who Lived It
by Herb Boyd
Trade Paperback
Retail Price: $9.99 
Autobiography of a People gathers together a chorus of 116 diverse voices to tell the story of the African American experience from the Middle Passage to the dawn of the new millennium.  [ more ]

  
We Shall Overcome
A Living History of the Civil Rights Struggle Told in Words, Pictures and the Voices of the Particip
by Herb Boyd
Hardcover
Retail Price: $9.99 
In words, photos and on two audio CDs, witness the courageous and controversial stories that defined America?s civil rights movement  [ more ]

  
Arc of Justice
A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age
by Kevin Boyle
Trade Paperback
Retail Price: $9.99 
In the Roaring Twenties, neon lit the night, jazz played, and in northern cities glistening new skyscrapers beckoned Negroes worn down by southern terrors. They came with battered bags and hope. Ossian Sweet was among them, carrying his parents' dreams  [ more ]


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