from Chris Hartmann, Bookseller

New Arrivals

cover of Sins Of The Fathers: The Atlantic Slave Traders, 1441-1807

Sins Of The Fathers: The Atlantic Slave Traders, 1441-1807

by Pope-Hennessy, James

Seller
Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
2004
Condition
Fine in Fine Dust Jacket
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780785815945
Item Price
£11.93

Show Details

Description:
Edison, NJ: Castle Books. Hardcover. 2004. Reprint. 8vo 296pp . Fine in Fine Dust Jacket. B&W Illustrations. Reprint of a book originally published in 1967 .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£11.93
cover of In Motion: The African-American Migration Experience

In Motion: The African-American Migration Experience

by Dodson, Howard, and Dioue, Sylviane A

Seller
Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
2004
Condition
Fine in Very Good+ Dust Jacket
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780792273851
Item Price
£19.10

Show Details

Description:
Washington, DC: National Geographic. Hardcover. 2004. 1st Edition. 4to 224pp . Fine in Very Good+ Dust Jacket. B&W and Color Photographs. Tiny red remainder dot on bottom edges. DJ has slight wear at top of spine .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£19.10
cover of In Search Of The Promised Land: A Slave Family In The Old South

In Search Of The Promised Land: A Slave Family In The Old South

by Franklin, John Hope and Schweninger, Loren

Seller
Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
2006
Condition
Fine in Fine Dust Jacket
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780195160871
Item Price
£11.93

Show Details

Description:
New York: Oxford Univ. Press. Hardcover. 2006. 1st Edition. 12mo 286pp . Fine in Fine Dust Jacket. The matriarch of a remarkable African American family, Sally Thomas went from being a slave on a tobacco plantation, to a "virtually free" slave who ran her own business and purchased one of her sons out of bondage. In Search of the Promised… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£11.93
cover of Acadian To Cajun: Transformation Of A People, 1803-1877

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

by Brasseaux, Carl A

Seller
Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
1992
Condition
Fine with no DJ
Edition
1st Printing
ISBN
9780878055838
Item Price
£9.55

Show Details

Description:
Jackson, MS: Univ. Press Of Mississippi. Paperback. 1992. 1st Printing. 8vo 252pp . Fine with no DJ. B&W Illustrations .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£9.55
cover of The Last Stand: Custer, Sitting Bull, And The Battle Of The Little Bighorn

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

by Philbrick, Nathaniel

Seller
Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
2010
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780670021727
Item Price
£9.55

Show Details

Description:
New York: Viking. Hardcover. 2010. 1st Edition. 8vo 466pp . Fine in Fine DJ. B&W Photographs .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£9.55
No cover image available

To Make Our World Anew: A History Of African Americans

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

Seller
Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
2000
Condition
Fine in Very Good+ DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780195139457
Item Price
£23.87

Show Details

Description:
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 .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£23.87
No cover image available

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

by Blight, David W

Seller
Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
2007
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780151012329
Item Price
£9.55

Show Details

Description:
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 .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£9.55
No cover image available

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

by Harris, Eddy L

Seller
Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
1993
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780671748968
Item Price
£14.32

Show Details

Description:
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 .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£14.32
No cover image available

Call To Home: African Americans Reclaim The Rural South

by Stack, Carol

Seller
Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good in Fine DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780465008094
Item Price
£7.64

Show Details

Description:
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 .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£7.64
No cover image available

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

by Curriden, Mark, and Phillips, Leroy

Seller
Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
1999
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
2nd Printing
ISBN
9780571199525
Item Price
£14.32

Show Details

Description:
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… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£14.32
cover of Black Odyssey: The Afro-American Ordeal in Slavery

Black Odyssey: The Afro-American Ordeal in Slavery

by Huggins, Nathan Irvin

Seller
Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good in Very Good DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780394416410
Item Price
£11.93

Show Details

Description:
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 .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£11.93
No cover image available

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

by Ripley, C. Peter, ed

Seller
Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
1993
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780807820728
Item Price
£11.93

Show Details

Description:
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 .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£11.93
cover of Silent Thunder: Breaking through Cultural, Racial, and Class Barriers in Motorsports

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

by Miller, Leonard W

Seller
Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
2005
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
2nd Printing
ISBN
9781569021767
Item Price
£14.32

Show Details

Description:
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 .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£14.32
No cover image available

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

by Gibbs, Jewelle Taylor

Seller
Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
1996
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780787902643
Item Price
£4.77

Show Details

Description:
San Francisco: Josey-Bass Publishers. Hardcover. 1996. 1st Edition. 8vo 348pp . Fine in Fine DJ.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£4.77
No cover image available

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

by Courlander, Harold

Seller
Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
1996
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780765197337
Item Price
£14.32

Show Details

Description:
New York: Smithmark. Hardcover. 1996. Reprint. Thick 8vo 618pp . Fine in Fine DJ. B&W Photographs. This book was originally published in 1976 .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£14.32
No cover image available

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

by Harms, Robert

Seller
Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
2002
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780465028719
Item Price
£14.32

Show Details

Description:
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 .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£14.32
No cover image available

Juba To Jive: A Dictionary of African-American Slang

by Major, Clarence, ed

Seller
Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
1994
Condition
Fine with no DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780140513066
Item Price
£57.29

Show Details

Description:
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 .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£57.29
No cover image available

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

by Cox, Thomas C

Seller
Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
1982
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780807109755
Item Price
£23.87

Show Details

Description:
Baton Rouge: Louisiana State Univ. Press. Hardcover. 1982. 1st Edition. 8vo 236pp . Fine in Fine DJ.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£23.87
No cover image available

Taboo: Why Black Athletes Dominate Sports and why We're Afraid to Talk about It

by Entine, Jon

Seller
Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
2000
Condition
Fine in Fine DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781891620393
Item Price
£14.32

Show Details

Description:
New York: PublicAffairs. Hardcover. 2000. 1st Edition. 8vo 387pp . Fine in Fine DJ. B&W Illustrations .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£14.32
No cover image available

The Lost German Slave Girl: The Extraordinary True Story of Sally Miller and Her Fight for Freedom in Old New Orleans

by Bailey, John

Seller
Chris Hartmann, Bookseller
Published
2003
Condition
Fine with no DJ
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780802142290
Item Price
£7.16

Show Details

Description:
New York: Grove Press. Softcover. 2003. 1st Edition. 8vo 268pp . Fine with no DJ. Examines the case of a German orphan, Salome Muller, who was illegally enslaved in New Orleans in the 1840s .
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£7.16