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1851 Documented History of Slavery By Jean-Baptiste Guillory
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This book details the history of slavery in the U.S. from a 1851 perspective. This book is a must for students of U.S. history relative to indentured slavery.
Great American Poets - Volume 1 By Paul Laurence Dunbar et al.
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In perhaps the most dynamic and turbulent century of the United States short history emerged three literary figures who would come to symbolise in very different ways the development of an American... More > culture. Edgar Allan Poe developed a genre of the macabre and mystery which had its roots in the European Gothic tradition but took on a particular American character. Walt Whitman and his larger than life character seemed to embody the rugged individualism with social conscience. Paul Laurence Dunbar became the first African American poet to achieve national and international fame by articulating the hopes and fears of African Americans who had to endure Slavery and Civil War . All these three poets developed themes that stood apart from any external influences to illustrate the American experience of the 19th Century. Although achieving relative success in their lifetime,it is in later generations that their fame has grown and they have achieved their status of great American poets.< Less
Carolina Gold: The March to the American Dream By Walter Rhett
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Rice launched the American Dream before the country was founded. Rice made the South Carolina lowcountry the richest region in the world. Rice was called Carolina Gold and its colonial harvests... More > weighed in the millions of pounds. Hundreds of thousands of Africans designed, built, and worked its fields. It moved more dirt than the Pyramids. If you enjoy history, love great stories, or are naturally curious, follow those involved in its incredible stakes. George Washington. Thomas Jefferson. Henry Laurens. Maggie Black. View photos from the Library of Congress collections of mansions and structures that rice built; historic archival photographs of women pounding rice by hand, following the West African traditions; new photos of 300 year old rice canals. In 4000 words and pictures, “Carolina Gold,” a uniquely designed magazine book by Walter Rhett, is your personal guide into the fascinating heritage of rice.< Less
This Week In Black History IV By WILLIE PRICE
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This Week in Black History is a book written for people from all walks of life. You may be young, old, black or white. The purpose of this book is to awaken peoples mind to the contributions of... More > African Americans in the world. The book not only gives information about Blacks and their contributions to the world, it also encourages the reader to ask questions about the person or event, with the hope that they will research those questions, persons or events. This book is a way to bring a new perspective and ideology to all Americans regardless of their race, creed, color or economic background.< Less
Psychological Development of American Blacks: A Christian And Ethical View By Dr. Dorothy King, PhD
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Development of Black-Americans and their entry into the new country called America. This book tells of their early struggles, triumps and downfalls as they struggle for idenity and acceptance as... More > citizens with full rights.< Less
Psychological Development of American Blacks: A Christian And Ethical View By Dr. Dorothy King, PhD
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Development of Black-Americans and their entry into the new country called America. This book tells of their early struggles, triumps and downfalls as they struggle for idenity and acceptance as... More > citizens with full rights.< Less
American Slavery As It Is: Testimony of a Thousand Witnesses By Theodore Dwight Weld
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READER, you are empanelled as a juror to try a plain case and bring in an honest verdict. The question at issue is not one of law, but of fact--"What is the actual condition of the slaves in the... More > United States?" A plainer case never went to a jury. Look at it. TWENTY-SEVEN HUNDRED THOUSAND PERSONS in this country, men, women, and children, are in SLAVERY. Is slavery, as a condition for human beings, good, bad, or indifferent? We submit the question without argument. You have common sense, and conscience, and a human heart;--pronounce upon it.< Less
Eyewitness to History: A Personal Journal By Robert Schrage
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Author Robert Schrage has a lifetime of stories and memories of many of the events that have defined America's last forty years including the Impeachment of the President of the United States, the... More > execution of a most evil man, the most controversial election in history, inaugurations including the first African-American President, and election history too strange to believe. Some of the stories in "Witness to History" are funny, some sad, some inspiring, and others hard to define. Robert Schrage takes us on a journey of modern history because he was there. "Eyewitness to History" takes the reader to many historical events and raises profound and important issues of the day.< Less
Their History, Our Future By Ms. McLaughlin's Fifth Grade Class & McDougle Elementary School
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Each author in this collection interviewed an African American member of our Carrboro, NC community. The authors each picked a memory from the community member's history, and then spun a tale around... More > that kernel of truth to make a new story.< Less
Their History, Our Future By Ms. McLaughlin's Fifth Grade Class & McDougle Elementary School
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Each author in this collection interviewed an African American member of our Carrboro, NC community. The authors each picked a memory from the community member's history, and then spun a tale around... More > that kernel of truth to make a new story.< Less

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