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Black Awakening in Capitalist America: An Analytic History

By: "Allen, Robert L."

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "Garden City, NY", 1970

Seller ID: 8NT052

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"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

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I Know why the Caged Bird Sings

By: "angelou, Maya"

Price: $1.50

Seller ID: 9780553279375

ISBN: 0553279378

Condition: GOOD


A phenomenal #1 bestseller that has appeared on the "New York Times" bestseller list for nearly three years, this memoir traces Maya Angelou's childhood in a small, rural community during the 1930s. Filled with images and recollections that point to the dignity and courage of black men and women, Angelou paints a sometimes disquieting, but always affecting picture of the people--and the times--that touched her life. View more info

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

By: "Bleiweiss, Robert M"

Price: $1.50

Publisher: American Education Publications:

Seller ID: B0006BTU1S

ISBN: B0006BTU1S

Condition: GOOD


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The Souls of Black Folk (Dover Thrift Editions)

By: "Bois, W. E. B. Du, Bois, William Edward Burghardt Du"

Price: $1.00

Publisher: Dover Publications:

Seller ID: 9780486280417

ISBN: 0486280411

Condition: GOOD


In this founding work in the literature of black protest, Du Bois eloquently affirms that it is beneath the dignity of a human being to beg for those rights that belong inherently to all mankind. He also charges that the strategy of accommodation to white supremacy would only serve to perpetuate black oppression. View more info

"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)"

Seller ID: 90Y017

Condition: FINE


"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

Black Power: the Politics of Liberation in America

By: "Carmichael, S Hamilton, C V."

Price: $1.00

Publisher: Vintage Books:

Seller ID: B004AZJW8C

ISBN: B004AZJW8C

Condition: GOOD


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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)

Seller ID: 10P027

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"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

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The Buses Roll

By: "Coles, Robert (Carol Baldwin & Peter Whitney, photos)"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: NY, W W NORTON & CO INC: c1974

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 04Y007

ISBN: 0393055353

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, bright, clean, slight curl. Edgewear, slight corner bump, small crack across spine, and light foxing to end papers. ""1968, an important event was getting underway in Berkeley, California - the desegregation of its school system…poignant and instructive photographs capture the essence of the program in action...distinguished psychiatrist...Robert Coles'...text records his own observations and the actual words of the administrators, teachers, and par... View more info

Lincoln's Negro Policy

By: "Cox, Earnest Sevier "

Price: $24.95

Publisher: The Noontide Press, The Noontide Press: 1938

Seller ID: 7-5T019

ISBN: 911038124

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for a few faint marks to back cover. The author worked with the ""Back-to-Africa"" movement…shows that Abraham Lincoln repeatedly advocated repatriation of the American Negro in a land of his own where the race would not lose its purity""..." View more info

Black English

By: "Dillard, J.L."

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780394718729

ISBN: 0394718720

Condition: GOOD


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Autobiography of Malcolm X

By: "Haley, Alex"

Price: $2.00

Publisher: BALLANTINE BOOKS:

Seller ID: 9780345350688

ISBN: 0345350685

Condition: GOOD


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Slavery Time When I Was Chillun

By: "HURMENCE, BELINDA"

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Penguin USA:

Seller ID: 9780399231940

ISBN: 0399231943

Condition: very good


The voices of former slaves ring out in this unforgettable portrait of American history, taken from the WPA's Slave Narratives by award-winning author Belinda Hurmence.You'll meet twelve slaves, men and women from mansions and plantations, tobacco and cotton groves. You'll share their memories of good times and hardships, of births, weddings and funerals, games and duties in the master's house, and finally the "surrender" that set them all free. Above all, you'll hear... View more info

The Negro Pilgrimage in America

By: "Lincoln, C. Eric"

Price: $21.95

Publisher: NY, 1967

Edition: (1st printing)

Seller ID: 09P012

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Unread. Tight, slight page yellowing, clean interior, light age soil to exterior page edges, square. Small chip on to corner of front cover. Illustrated with black and white photos throughout. ""the true stories of the contributions, the history and the heritage of American Negroes, from 1600 to the Present! (1967) with an easy-reference chronology of important events."" 184 indexed pages including chronology." View more info

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

By: "McBride, James"

Price: $3.00

Seller ID: 9781573225786

ISBN: 1573225789

Condition: GOOD


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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The Color of Water 10th Anniversary Edition

By: "McBride, James"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Riverhead Trade:

Edition: 10

Seller ID: 9781594481925

ISBN: 159448192X

Condition: GOOD


The "New York Times"bestselling story from the author of "The Good Lord Bird," 2013 National Book Award Finalist in Fiction. Who is Ruth McBride Jordan? A self-declared "light-skinned" woman evasive about her ethnicity, yet steadfast in her love for her twelve black children. James McBride, journalist, musician, and son, explores his mother's past, as well as his own upbringing and heritage, in a poignant and powerful debut, "The Color Of Water: A Black Man's Tribut... 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)

Seller ID: 38T015

Condition: GOOD+


"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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Coming of Age in Mississippi

By: "Moody, Anne"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: BANTAM DELL:

Seller ID: 9780440314882

ISBN: 0440314887

Condition: GOOD


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

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Voices of a Black Nation

By: "Vincent, Theodore G. (ed.)"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "Trenton, NJ",

Seller ID: 5-1T005

ISBN: 0865432031

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean and square but has highlighting, underlining an occasional neat notes. ""collection of writings from the black movement press of the 20s…and 30s…valuable insight into the major political and ideological currents among black groups of that time..."" 391 indexed pages." View more info

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Up from Slavery: An Autobiography (Penguin Classics)

By: "Washington, Booker T."

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics:

Seller ID: 9780140390513

ISBN: 0140390510

Condition: GOOD


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Why Black People Tend to Shout: Cold Facts and Wry Views from a Black Man's World

By: "Wiley, Ralph"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Penguin Books:

Seller ID: 9780140168532

ISBN: 0140168532

Condition: GOOD


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