Category: African-American


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Just a Little Country Boy: In the Throes of the Civil Rights Revolution

By: Allen, LeRoy T.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Xlibris: 2006

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: EW3108

ISBN: 1425708412

Condition: Fine

Title page signed by author. Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner rubbed; otherwise in immaculate condition. Dust jacket in perfect condition. 248p. African-American memoir. View more info

Parting the Waters; America in the King Years 1954-63

By: Branch, Taylor

Price: $7.71

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1989

Edition: First Touchstone Edition/1st Printing

Seller ID: SJ1773

ISBN: 0671687425

Condition: Very Good+

textblock very clean and tight, with minimal edge and spine wear. 1064pp., including bibliography, index, and photo credits. View more info

A Social History of the American Negro

By: Brawley, Benjamin

Price: $4.80

Publisher: NY, Collier Books/MacMillan: 1970

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 02645

Condition: Very Good

front cover lightly dog-eared, rubbed corners, else very clean and tight; 420p., including index. View more info

The Exotic White Man

By: Burland, C.A.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NY, McGraw Hill: 1969

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 03037

Condition: Good

Clean and tight with usual library card pocket, stamps, labels and stickers; frayed and rubbed lower edge and bumped corners; Excellent research/reading copy. View more info

Justice Denied (The Black Man In White America)

By: Chace, William M. And Collier, Peter (editors)

Price: $5.34

Publisher: NY, Harcourt Brace & World: 1970

Seller ID: 02153P

ISBN: 0155477609

Condition: Very Good

clean and tight with rubbed covers, lightly dog-eared, bumped spine extremities; 548p. View more info

Lincoln and Black Freedom: A Study in Presidential Leadership

By: Cox, LaWanda

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Urbana, IL, University of Illinois Press: 1985

Seller ID: SB10711

ISBN: 0252011732

Condition: Very Good

Retired library copy, minimally stamped, labeles, and marked. Textblock very clean and tight. Light creasing wear along spine, minimally creased corners. 254pp., including bibliography and index. View more info

Blacks in the United States (a Geographic perspective)

By: Davis and Donaldson

Price: $6.74

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1975

Seller ID: 02651

ISBN: 0395140668

Condition: Very Good+

Very clean and tight with lightly rubbed edges/corners. View more info

Cavalcade : Negro American Writing from 1760 to the Present

By: Davis, Arthur P.; Redding, Saunders

Price: $6.31

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1971

Seller ID: SAS3407

ISBN: 039504345X

Condition: Good+

Binding little soiled with little wear to extremities; textblock has slight marginalia, name on fep and ffep; 905 pp. including index. View more info

Black American Fiction Since 1952

By: Deodene, Frank

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Chatham, NJ, The Chatham Bookseller: 1970

Seller ID: 12834

Condition: Very Good +

Former library book with usual stamps, markings, etc, and encased in a cardboard sleeve, glued at the spine. Book block clean and tight. Light shelf wear. 25pp. View more info

Forten the Sailmaker: Pioneer Champion of Negro Rights

By: Douty, Esther M. (by)

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Chicago, Rand McNally & Company: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB13327

Condition: Very Good

Retired library copy, usual stamps, stickers, labels, markings, Dust jacket flaps glued to the end papers. Textblock clean and tight. Library stamped top page edges. Cloth binding, bumped at head and foot of spine, library label on foot of spine. Unclipped dust jacket, mylar sleeved, library label on front cover and foot of spine. 208pp., including index. View more info

A Guide to Negro History in America

By: Drotning, Phillip T.

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1968

Seller ID: SB6955

Condition: Very Good

Blue end papers, light moisture rippling along gutter on fep, and crease along gutter of rear end paper. Else textblock is very clean and tight. Light shelf wear to binding. Unclipped dust jacket with light to moderate edge wear. 247pp., including index. View more info

The Suppression of the African Slave-Trade to the United States of America 1638-1870

By: Du Bois, W. E. Burghardt

Price: $39.00

Publisher: NY, Russell & Russell: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SJ2377

Condition: Very Good

Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, and labels; small ink stain on fore edge of textblock which is otherwise very clean and tight; binding has a sunned spine, with two small black ink marks on fore edge; lightly bumped head and foot of spine; 339pp; including index. View more info

The Negro American: A Documentary History

By: Fishel, Jr. Leslie H, and Quarles, Benjamin

Price: $7.03

Publisher: Glenview, Scott, Foresman: 1967

Seller ID: PL86

Condition: Very Good

Moderate wear to binding; interior is clean and bright. A look at black history through personal narratives, stories, poems, songs, with blk/whte photos, drawings. 536 pages. View more info

Runaway Slaves: Rebels on the Plantation

By: Franklin, John Hope; Schweniner, Loren

Price: $5.99

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: EW375

ISBN: 0965751554

Condition: Very Good

Textblock very clean and tight; Covers lightly corner and edge-rubbed; 455p, including index. View more info

The African American Odyssey: An Exhibition at the Library of Congress February-May 1998

By: Ham, Debra Newman (edited by)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Washington, Library Of Congress: 1998

Seller ID: SB853

ISBN: 0844409545

Condition: Very Good+

Nice copy. Very clean and tight. Light wear along the spine, edges and corners; 165p., including bibliographical references and index. View more info

Black Cinema Treasures: Lost and Found [African-American Film Studies]

By: Jones, G. William; Davis, Ossie (foreword by)

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Denton, TX, University Of North Texas Press: 1997

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: SB5982

ISBN: 1574410288

Condition: Very Good+

Clean and tight textblock, with light edge and corner wear. 242pp., including bibliography, filmography, and index. View more info

Masterpieces of African-American Literature: Descriptions, Analyses, Characters, Plots, Themes, Critical Evaluations, and Significance of Major Works of Fiction, Nonfiction, Drama, and Poetry

By: Magill, Frank N. (ed.)

Price: $7.28

Publisher: NY, Harper Collins: 1992

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 13669

ISBN: 0062700669

Condition: Very Good

Text block clean and tight with light wear to binding. 593 pp. w/index. View more info

Uneven Lies: The Heroic Story of African-Americans in Golf

By: McDaniel, Pete

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Greenwich, CT, The American Golfer: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW4207

ISBN: 1888531371

Condition: Near Fine

Textblock is very clean and tight. Covers lightly edge and corner rubbed otherwise in near perfect condition. 167p. View more info

Remembering Lucile: A Virginia Family's Rise From Slavery and a Legacy Forged a Mile High

By: McLean, Polly Bugros

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Boulder, University Press of Colorado: 2018

Edition: First Edition/1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24271

ISBN: 1607328240

Condition: Fine

As new, unread and immaculate. Signed on ffep by the author and keynote speaker, on Jan 26, 2019 at the kick-off event for African American History Month, Westside Community Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado. From the fly leaf: "The first born daughter of emancipated slaves, ...In 1918, Lucile Berkeley Buchanan Jones received her Bachelor's degree from the University of Colorado, becoming its first female African American graduate, though she was not allowed to "walk" at the graduation nor is she pictured in the 1918 CU Yearbook". A portrait of the rise of a middle class Afr... View more info

My Mind to Me a Kingdom Is: The Legacy of Dr. Jane Ellen McAllister

By: Morris, David Rae

Price: $20.00

Publisher: David Rae Morris: 1991

Seller ID: AC2610

Condition: Very Good

Very clean and tight textblock. Lightly sunned and rubbed covers. Dr. McAllister was the first African-American woman to earn a Ph.D. in Education from Columbia University's Teachers College. 109p., plus an additional section of photographs, clippings, letters, speed-o-grams, and faxes. View more info