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The Hemingses Of Monticello: An American Family
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The Hemingses Of Monticello: An American Family

By Gordon-Reed, Annette

New York: W. W. Norton. Hardcover. 2008. 2nd Printing. Thick 8vo 798pp . Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ. 9780393064773 . B&W Illustrations. Small printed name & address sticker on front free endpaper. Very small ink gift inscription on top edge of verso of front free endpaper. DJ has very slight extremity wear .

$17.64

Acadian To Cajun: Transformation Of A People, 1803-1877
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Acadian To Cajun: Transformation Of A People, 1803-1877

By Brasseaux, Carl A

Jackson, MS: Univ. Press Of Mississippi. Paperback. 1992. 1st Printing. 8vo 252pp . Fine with no DJ. B&W Illustrations .

$11.76

The Last Stand: Custer, Sitting Bull, And The Battle Of The Little Bighorn
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The Last Stand: Custer, Sitting Bull, And The Battle Of The Little Bighorn

By Philbrick, Nathaniel

New York: Viking. Hardcover. 2010. 1st Edition. 8vo 466pp . Fine in Fine DJ. B&W Photographs .

$11.76

To Make Our World Anew: A History Of African Americans
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To Make Our World Anew: A History Of African Americans

By Kelley, Robin D. G, and Lewis, Earl, editors

New York: Oxford Univ. Press. Hardcover. 2000. 1st Edition. Large 8vo 670pp . Fine in Very Good+ DJ. B&W and Color Illustrations. DJ has a small repaired tear at bottom of front foldover and the rear panel is lightly rubbed .

$29.40

Deep River: Reflections on the Religious Insight of Certain of the Negro Spirituals

By Thurman, Howard

New York: Harper & Brothers. Hardcover. 1955. Revised Ed. Small 8vo 95pp . Fine in Very Good DJ. B&W Illustrations. DJ has some edgewear and fading. This is a revised and enlarged edition of a book which was first privately published in 1945 .

$14.70

The Atlantic Slave Trade: A Census

By Curtin, Philip D

Madison, WI: Univ. Of Wisconsin Press. Hardcover. 1969. 1st Edition. 8vo 338pp . Fine in Very Good+ DJ. Charts & Tables. DJ has light edgewear and the spine is lightly faded .

$17.64

A Slave No More: Two Men Who Escaped To Freedom, Including Their Own Narratives Of Emancipation
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A Slave No More: Two Men Who Escaped To Freedom, Including Their Own Narratives Of Emancipation

By Blight, David W

New York: Harcourt, Inc.. Hardcover. 2007. 1st Edition. 8vo 307pp . Fine in Fine DJ. B&W Illustrations. The stories of Wallace Turnage, a teenage field hand on an Alabama plantation and John Washington, an urban slave in Virginia .

$11.76

Blue Roots: African-American Folk Magic of the Gullah People
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Blue Roots: African-American Folk Magic of the Gullah People

By Pinckney, Roger

St. Paul, MN: Llewellyn Publications. Paperback. 2000. 2nd Printing. 8vo 170pp . Fine with no DJ. B&W Illustrations .

$17.64

South of Haunted Dreams: A Ride through Slavery's Old Back Yard
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South of Haunted Dreams: A Ride through Slavery's Old Back Yard

By Harris, Eddy L

New York: Simon and Schuster. Hardcover. 1993. 1st Edition. 8vo 255pp . Fine in Fine DJ. A young black writer rides a motorcycle through the Southern States .

$17.64

Call To Home: African Americans Reclaim The Rural South

By Stack, Carol

New York: Basic Books. Hardcover. 1996. 1st Edition. 8vo 226pp . Very Good in Fine DJ. Front corners slightly worn . The reverse exodus of blacks from the cities of the North to the poor rural counties of North and South Carolina .

$9.41

Contempt Of Court: The Turn-Of-The-Century Lynching That Launched a Hundred Years of Federalism
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Contempt Of Court: The Turn-Of-The-Century Lynching That Launched a Hundred Years of Federalism

By Curriden, Mark, and Phillips, Leroy

New York: Faber & Faber. Hardcover. 1999. 2nd Printing. 8vo 394pp . Fine in Fine DJ. B&W Illustrations. When Ed Johnson, a black man, was wrongly convicted of rape in 1906 and sentenced to death in Tennessee, Supreme Court Justice John Marshall Harlan issued a stay of execution, declaring that Johnson's right to a fair trial had been violated. The interference of the Supreme Court was not well received back in Chattanooga. A violent mob took Johnson from his jail cell, beat him, and hanged him from a bridge .

$17.64

Black Odyssey: The Afro-American Ordeal in Slavery
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Black Odyssey: The Afro-American Ordeal in Slavery

By Huggins, Nathan Irvin

New York: Pantheon Books. Hardcover. 1977. 1st Edition. 8vo 250pp . Very Good in Very Good DJ. Front edges slightly foxed. DJ has two small closed tears .

$14.70

Witness For Freedom: African American Voices on Race, Slavery, and Emancipation
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Witness For Freedom: African American Voices on Race, Slavery, and Emancipation

By Ripley, C. Peter, ed

Chapel Hill, NC: Univ. Of North Carolina. Hardcover. 1993. 1st Edition. 8vo 306pp . Fine in Fine DJ. B&W Illustrations. Orange colored remainder mark on bottom edges at spine. This volume is the final installment of the Black Abolitionist Papers Project. It collects 89 exceptional documents that represent the best of the five volume set .

$14.70

Silent Thunder: Breaking through Cultural, Racial, and Class Barriers in Motorsports
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Silent Thunder: Breaking through Cultural, Racial, and Class Barriers in Motorsports

By Miller, Leonard W

Trenton, NJ: Red Sea Press. Hardcover. 2005. 2nd Printing. 8vo 203pp . Fine in Fine DJ. B&W Photographs. The story of blacks in the car racing community .

$17.64

Race And Justice: Rodney King and O. J. Simpson in a House Divided
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Race And Justice: Rodney King and O. J. Simpson in a House Divided

By Gibbs, Jewelle Taylor

San Francisco: Josey-Bass Publishers. Hardcover. 1996. 1st Edition. 8vo 348pp . Fine in Fine DJ.

$5.88

A Treasury Of Afro-American Folklore: The Oral Literature, Traditions, Recollections, Legends, Tales, Songs, Religious Beliefs,

By Courlander, Harold

New York: Smithmark. Hardcover. 1996. Reprint. Thick 8vo 618pp . Fine in Fine DJ. B&W Photographs. This book was originally published in 1976 .

$17.64

Her Dream Of Dreams: The Rise and Triumph of Madam C. J. Walker
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Her Dream Of Dreams: The Rise and Triumph of Madam C. J. Walker

By Lowry, Beverly

New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Hardcover. 2003. 1st Edition. 8vo 481pp . Fine in Fine DJ. Madam Walker was a woman that came from the cotton fields of the South. She was born in 1867 to former slaves in a hamlet on the Mississippi River.She created a cosmetics empire and became known as the first female self- made millionaire in US history, a noted philanthropist and champion of women's rights and economic freedom .

$14.70

The Diligent: A Voyage through the Worlds of the Slave Trade
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The Diligent: A Voyage through the Worlds of the Slave Trade

By Harms, Robert

New York: Basic Books. Hardcover. 2002. 1st Edition. 8vo 466pp . Fine in Fine DJ. B&W Illustrations. Remainder mark on bottom edges . Drawing on the recently discovered journal of First Lieutenant Robert Durand, the author recreates the macabre journey of a French slave ship and iterweaves it with the remarkable dramas of its slave route .

$17.64

Juba To Jive: A Dictionary of African-American Slang
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Juba To Jive: A Dictionary of African-American Slang

By Major, Clarence, ed

New York: Penguin Books. Softcover. 1994. 1st Edition. 8vo 548pp . Fine with no DJ. Claims to be the definitive dictionary of African-American contributions to American English .

$70.56

Blacks In Topeka, Kansas, 1865-1915: A Social History

By Cox, Thomas C

Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press. Hardcover. 1982. 1st Edition. 8vo 236pp . Fine in Fine DJ.

$29.40

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