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"Chronicles of Black Protest (Original Title: Chronicles of Negro Protest, A Background Book for Young People Documenting the History of Black Power)"

By: "Chambers, Bradford (ed.) (Dr. C. Eric Lincoln, intro.)"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: 1969

Edition: (3rd printing)

"As new except for rubbed cover edges and library stamp inside back cover (no other library markings). ""the forgotten history of an heroic heritage. Contrary to popular belief, today's (1968) Black protest is not a new phenomenon on the American scene. Behind the storybook history of America, there is a ' hidden history' - one in which brave men, both Black and White, spoke out, fought and sometimes died in battling grim centuries of oppression and injustic... View more info

"Confusion, The"

By: "Stephenson, Neal"

Price: $4.00

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"Jew-Hatred as History: An Analysis of the Nation of Islam's ""the Secret Relationship Between Blacks and Jews"""

By: "Caplan, Marc"

Price: $24.95

Publisher: NY, 1993

Edition: "(3rd printing, 1994)"

"A response to the Nation of Islam's' statement about Jews in America and their participation in the slave trade. 48 pages, 10x6.75"" (25.4x17.1cm)." View more info

"Marching to freedom;: The life of Martin Luther King, Jr"

By: "Bleiweiss, Robert M"

Price: $1.50

Publisher: American Education Publications,

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"Pop Dreams: Music, Movies, and the Media in the American 1960's"

By: "Loss, Archie"

Price: $8.00


In one compact volume, POP DREAMS analyzes the trends, events, and personalities that influenced American culture from 1945 to 1970. The discussion broadens students' understanding of major events in popular culture by putting those events in historical context. View more info

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12 Years a Slave: (Movie Tie-In) (Penguin Classics)

By: "Northup, Solomon"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Penguin Books,

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By: "Routley, Jane"

Price: $6.50

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Black Awakening in Capitalist America: An Analytic History

By: "Allen, Robert L."

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "Garden City, NY", 1970

"Tight, bright, clean interior, light age soil to exterior, square. Appears unread. 305 pages. ""discusses the relationship between the power elite and Black discontent...finds very little difference between those motivations and methods which create and maintain colonialism abroad and those which prevent Black self-determination in the United States.""" View more info

Color of Water: a black man's tribute to his White Mother

By: "McBride, James"

Price: $3.00

The phenomenal New York Times bestseller for over 100 weeks is an unforgettable memoir of McBride's mother and his interracial family. View more info

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Coming of Age in Mississippi

By: "Moody, Anne"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: BANTAM DELL,

Written without a trace of sentimentality or apology, this is an unforgettable personal story--the truth as a remarkable young woman named Anne Moody lived it. To read her book is to know what it is to have grown up black in Mississippi in the forties an fifties--and to have survived with pride and courage intact. In this now classic autobiography, she details the sights, smells, and suffering of growing up in a racist society and candidily reveals the soul of a blac... View more info

Discrimination: Based on the Report of the United States Commission on Civil Rights

By: "Mendelson, Wallace"

Price: $15.95

Publisher: "Englewood Cliffes, NJ", 1962

Edition: (1st printing)

"Perfect reading for this 50th anniversary year of the March on Washington - a factual report card on civil rights at that time. Tight, bright, clean, slight curl. Covers creases from corner bump on bottom spine corner. Remainder marks on top edge. ""a resume of the recent five-volume report of the United States Commission on Civil Rights""" View more info

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Gulf Music

By: "Pinsky, Robert"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: "Farrar, Straus and GirouxSG",

"Dollars, dolors. Callings and contrivances. King Zulu. Comus.Sephardic ju-ju and verses. Voodoo mojo, Special Forces. Henry formed a group named Professor Longhair and hisShuffling Hungarians. After so much renunciation And invention, is this the image of the promised end?All music haunted by all the music of the dead forever. Becky haunted forever by Pearl the daughter she abandonedFor love, O try my tra-la-la, ma la belle, mah walla-woe. View more info

Harriet Tubman: The Road to Freedom

By: Catherine Clinton

Price: $6.00

Publisher: "Little, Brown and Company",

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