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Shades of Glory
Shades of Glory
Written by Lawrence D. Hogan, Foreword by Jules Tygiel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780792253068
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Shades of Glory
The Negro Leagues & the Story of African-American Baseball
Written by Lawrence D. Hogan
Foreword by Jules Tygiel


Format: Hardcover, 448 pages
On Sale: January 31, 2006
Price: $26.00

Celebrating African America's contribution to our great national pastime, this comprehensive, lively history combines vivid narrative, visual impact, and a unique statistical component, to recreate the excitement and passion of the Negro Leagues. Packed with stories, biographical essays, scores of archival photographs and other evocative artifacts, it is an important contribution... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Sleepaway School
Sleepaway School
Written by Lee Stringer, Foreword by Kurt Vonnegut
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583227015
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Sleepaway School
Stories from a Boy's Life: A Memoir
Written by Lee Stringer
Foreword by Kurt Vonnegut


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: January 3, 2006
Price: $13.95

Like his brother before him, Stringer was surrendered to foster care, shortly after birth, by his unwed and underemployed mother—a common practice for unmarried women in mid-century America. Less common was that she returned six years later to reclaim her children. Rather than leading to a happy ending, though, this is... Read more >
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Race, Rhetoric, And Identity
Race, Rhetoric, And Identity
Written by Molefi Kete Asante
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591023180
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Race, Rhetoric, And Identity
The Architecton Of Soul
Written by Molefi Kete Asante


Format: Hardcover, 249 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2005
Price: $30.99

In this new collection of insightful essays, the most prolific contemporary African American intellectual and the leader of the Afrocentric school of thought turns his critical attention to the many ways in which modes of communication in American culture have created a dehumanizing African American identity. Asante examines a wide range... Read more >
A Colored Woman In A White World
A Colored Woman In A White World
Written by Mary Church Terrell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781591023227
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A Colored Woman In A White World

Written by Mary Church Terrell


Format: Trade Paperback, 487 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2005
Price: $21.99

Though today she is little known, Mary Church Terrell (1863-1954) was one of the most remarkable women of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Active in both the civil rights movement and the campaign for women’s suffrage, Terrell was a leading spokesperson for the National American Woman Suffrage Association, the... Read more >
Dreams from My Father
Dreams from My Father
Written by Barack Obama, Read by Barack Obama
Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739321010
Our Price: $12.98

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Dreams from My Father
A Story of Race and Inheritance
Written by Barack Obama
Read by Barack Obama


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: May 10, 2005
Price: $12.98

In this lyrical, unsentimental, and compelling memoir, the son of a black African father and a white American mother searches for a workable meaning to his life as a black American. It begins in New York, where Barack Obama learns that his father—a figure he knows more as a myth than... Read more >
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Dreams from My Father
Dreams from My Father
Written by Barack Obama, Read by Barack Obama
Format: Abridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780739321003
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Dreams from My Father
A Story of Race and Inheritance
Written by Barack Obama
Read by Barack Obama


Format: Abridged Compact Disc0
On Sale: May 3, 2005
Price: $25.95

Includes the senator's speech from the 2004 Democratic National Convention!

In this lyrical, unsentimental, and compelling memoir, the son of a black African father and a white American mother searches for a workable meaning to his life as a black American. It begins in New York, where Barack Obama learns that... Read more >
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