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Buck
Buck
Written by M.K. Asante
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812983623
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Buck
A Memoir
Written by M.K. Asante


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $15.00

A coming-of-age story about navigating the wilds of urban America and the shrapnel of a self-destructing family, Buck shares the story of a generation through one original and riveting voice. MK Asante was born in Zimbabwe to American parents: his mother a dancer, his father a revered professor. But as a... Read more >
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Killing the Black Body
Killing the Black Body
Written by Dorothy Roberts
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804152594
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Killing the Black Body
Race, Reproduction, and the Meaning of Liberty
Written by Dorothy Roberts


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2014
Price: $12.99

This is a no-holds-barred response to the liberal and conservative retreat from an assertive, activist, and socially transformative civil rights agenda of recent years--using a black feminist lens and the issue of  the impact of recent legislation, social policy, and welfare "reform" on black women's--especially poor black women's--control over their bodies' autonomy... Read more >
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The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation
The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation
Written by David Brion Davis
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307269096
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The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation

Written by David Brion Davis


Format: Hardcover, 448 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $30.00

From the revered historian, the long-awaited conclusion of the magisterial history of slavery and emancipation in Western culture that has been nearly fifty years in the making.

David Brion Davis is one of the foremost historians of the twentieth century, winner of the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, the Bancroft... Read more >
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The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation
The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation
Written by David Brion Davis
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385351652
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The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation

Written by David Brion Davis


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: February 4, 2014
Price: $14.99

From the revered historian, the long-awaited conclusion of the magisterial history of slavery and emancipation in Western culture that has been nearly fifty years in the making.

David Brion Davis is one of the foremost historians of the twentieth century, winner of the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, the Bancroft... Read more >
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Negroes and the Gun
Negroes and the Gun
Written by Nicholas Johnson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616148393
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Negroes and the Gun
The Black Tradition of Arms
Written by Nicholas Johnson


Format: Trade Paperback, 379 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $19.95

Chronicling the underappreciated black tradition of bearing arms for self-defense, this book presents an array of examples reaching back to the pre—Civil War era that demonstrate a willingness of African American men and women to use firearms when necessary to defend their families and communities. From Frederick Douglass’s advice to keep... Read more >
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Negroes and the Gun
The Black Tradition of Arms
Written by Nicholas Johnson


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $11.99

Chronicling the underappreciated black tradition of bearing arms for self-defense, this book presents an array of examples reaching back to the pre—Civil War era that demonstrate a willingness of African American men and women to use firearms when necessary to defend their families and communities. From Frederick Douglass’s advice to keep... Read more >
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Promises Kept
Promises Kept
Written by Dr. Joe Brewster, Michele Stephenson and Hilary Beard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812984897
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Promises Kept
Raising Black Boys to Succeed in School and in Life
Written by Dr. Joe Brewster, Michele Stephenson and Hilary Beard


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $18.00

As seen on PBS’s POV

An unprecedented guide to helping black boys achieve success at every stage of their lives—at home, at school, and in the world
 
Regardless of how wealthy or poor their parents are, all black boys must confront and surmount the “achievement gap”: a divide that shows up... Read more >
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Promises Kept
Promises Kept
Written by Dr. Joe Brewster, Michele Stephenson and Hilary Beard
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780812994490
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Promises Kept
Raising Black Boys to Succeed in School and in Life
Written by Dr. Joe Brewster, Michele Stephenson and Hilary Beard


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $9.99

As seen on PBS’s POV

An unprecedented guide to helping black boys achieve success at every stage of their lives—at home, at school, and in the world
 
Regardless of how wealthy or poor their parents are, all black boys must confront and surmount the “achievement gap”: a divide that shows up... Read more >
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Promises Kept
Promises Kept
Written by Dr. Joe Brewster, Michele Stephenson and Hilary Beard, Read by Bahni Turpin and Dominic Hoffman
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804148504
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Promises Kept
Raising Black Boys to Succeed in School and in Life
Written by Dr. Joe Brewster, Michele Stephenson and Hilary Beard
Read by Bahni Turpin and Dominic Hoffman


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $22.50

As seen on PBS’s POV

An unprecedented guide to helping black boys achieve success at every stage of their lives—at home, at school, and in the world
 
Regardless of how wealthy or poor their parents are, all black boys must confront and surmount the “achievement gap”: a divide that shows up... Read more >
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Unfinished Agenda
Unfinished Agenda
Written by Junius Williams, Foreword by Tom Hayden
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583947227
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Unfinished Agenda
Urban Politics in the Era of Black Power
Written by Junius Williams
Foreword by Tom Hayden


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $18.95

Unfinished Agenda offers an inside look at the Black Power Movement that emerged during the Civil Rights Movement of the sixties. A political memoir that teaches grass-roots politics and inspires organizing for real change in the Age of Obama, this book will appeal to readers of black history, Occupy Wall Street... Read more >
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Unfinished Agenda
Urban Politics in the Era of Black Power
Written by Junius Williams
Foreword by Tom Hayden


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $18.95

Unfinished Agenda offers an inside look at the Black Power Movement that emerged during the Civil Rights Movement of the sixties. A political memoir that teaches grass-roots politics and inspires organizing for real change in the Age of Obama, this book will appeal to readers of black history, Occupy Wall Street... Read more >
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Waking from the Dream
Waking from the Dream
Written by David L. Chappell
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400065462
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Waking from the Dream
The Struggle for Civil Rights in the Shadow of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Written by David L. Chappell


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $27.00

The author of A Stone of Hope, called “one of the three or four most important books on the civil rights movement” by The Atlantic Monthly, turns his attention to the years after Martin Luther King’s assassination—and provides a sweeping history of the struggle to keep the civil rights movement alive... Read more >
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Waking from the Dream
Waking from the Dream
Written by David L. Chappell
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780812994667
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Waking from the Dream
The Struggle for Civil Rights in the Shadow of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Written by David L. Chappell


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $13.99

The author of A Stone of Hope, called “one of the three or four most important books on the civil rights movement” by The Atlantic Monthly, turns his attention to the years after Martin Luther King’s assassination—and provides a sweeping history of the struggle to keep the civil rights movement alive... Read more >
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Stories of Scottsboro
Stories of Scottsboro
Written by James Goodman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804151689
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Stories of Scottsboro

Written by James Goodman


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2013
Price: $14.99

"A rich and compelling narrative, as taut and suspenseful as good fiction. In places, Stories of Scottsboro is almost heartbreaking, not least because Goodman shows what people felt as well as what they thought." -- Washington Post Book World

To white Southerners, it was "a heinous and unspeakable crime" that flouted a... Read more >
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Life Upon These Shores
Life Upon These Shores
Written by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307476852
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Life Upon These Shores
Looking at African American History, 1513-2008
Written by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $35.00

Henry Louis Gates, Jr., gives us a sumptuously illustrated landmark book tracing African American history from the arrival of the conquistadors to the election of Barack Obama.

Informed by the latest, sometimes provocative scholarship and including more than seven hundred images—ancient maps, fine art, documents, photographs, cartoons, posters—Life Upon These... Read more >
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The Fire Next Time
The Fire Next Time
Written by James Baldwin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804149723
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The Fire Next Time

Written by James Baldwin


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $9.99

A national bestseller when it first appeared in 1963, The Fire Next Time galvanized the nation and gave passionate voice to the emerging civil rights movement. At once a powerful evocation of James Baldwin's early life in Harlem and a disturbing examination of the consequences of racial injustice, the book is... Read more >
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For Discrimination
For Discrimination
Written by Randall Kennedy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307907370
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For Discrimination
Race, Affirmative Action, and the Law
Written by Randall Kennedy


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $25.95

In the wake of the Supreme Court’s recent decision regarding Fisher v. University of Texas, For Discrimination is at once the definitive reckoning with one of America’s most explosively contentious and divisive issues and a principled work of advocacy for clearly defined justice.
 
What precisely is affirmative action, and why is...

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For Discrimination
For Discrimination
Written by Randall Kennedy
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ISBN: 9780307907387
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For Discrimination
Race, Affirmative Action, and the Law
Written by Randall Kennedy


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $13.99

In the wake of the Supreme Court’s recent decision regarding Fisher v. University of Texas, For Discrimination is at once the definitive reckoning with one of America’s most explosively contentious and divisive issues and a principled work of advocacy for clearly defined justice.
 
What precisely is affirmative action, and why is...

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The Long Walk to Freedom
The Long Walk to Freedom
Written by Devon W. Carbado, Foreword by Donald Weise
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807069097
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The Long Walk to Freedom
Runaway Slave Narratives
Written by Devon W. Carbado
Foreword by Donald Weise


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $20.00

In this groundbreaking compilation of first-person accounts of the runaway slave phenomenon, editors Devon W. Carbado and Donald Weise have recovered twelve narratives spanning eight decades—more than half of which have been long out of print. Told in the voices of the runaway slaves themselves, these narratives reveal the extraordinary and... Read more >
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Buck
Buck
Written by MK Asante
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812993417
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Buck
A Memoir
Written by MK Asante


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $25.00

A rebellious boy’s journey through the wilds of urban America and the shrapnel of a self-destructing family—this is the riveting story of a generation told through one dazzlingly poetic new voice.
 
MK Asante was born in Zimbabwe to American parents: a mother who led the new nation’s dance company and... Read more >
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Buck
Buck
Written by M.K. Asante
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679645450
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Buck
A Memoir
Written by M.K. Asante


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $11.99

A coming-of-age story about navigating the wilds of urban America and the shrapnel of a self-destructing family, Buck shares the story of a generation through one original and riveting voice. MK Asante was born in Zimbabwe to American parents: his mother a dancer, his father a revered professor. But as a... Read more >
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Buck
Buck
Written by MK Asante, Read by MK Asante and Adenrele Ojo
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804163927
Our Price: $17.50

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Buck
A Memoir
Written by MK Asante
Read by MK Asante and Adenrele Ojo


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $17.50

A rebellious boy’s journey through the wilds of urban America and the shrapnel of a self-destructing family—this is the riveting story of a generation told through one dazzlingly poetic new voice.
 
MK Asante was born in Zimbabwe to American parents: a mother who led the new nation’s dance company and... Read more >
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A COUNTRY OF STRANGERS
A COUNTRY OF STRANGERS
Written by Conrad Richter
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804150187
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A COUNTRY OF STRANGERS

Written by Conrad Richter


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: July 31, 2013
Price: $14.99

A "chronicle of a white girl captive of the Indians returned against her will to her white home . . . Her reception here, her rejection and that of her Indian son by her Caucasian father and sister . . . the conflicts of her Indian upbringing with the white way... Read more >
Dear Marcus
Dear Marcus
Written by Jerry McGill
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812983166
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Dear Marcus
A Letter to the Man Who Shot Me
Written by Jerry McGill


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $14.00

The idea to write to you was not an easy one.
The scar from where the bullet entered my back is still there.
 
Jerry McGill was thirteen years old, walking home through the projects of Manhattan’s Lower East Side, when he was shot in the back by a stranger. Jerry... Read more >
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News For All The People
News For All The People
Written by Juan Gonzalez and Joseph Torres
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844671113
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News For All The People
The Epic Story of Race and the American Media
Written by Juan Gonzalez and Joseph Torres


Format: Trade Paperback, 476 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $22.95

From colonial newspapers to the Internet age, America’s racial divisions have played a central role in the creation of the country’s media system, just as the media has contributed to—and every so often, combated—racial oppression. This acclaimed book—called a “masterpiece” by the esteemed scholar Robert W. McChesney and chosen as one... Read more >
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