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  • Charles N. Hunter and Race Relations in North Carolinaby John H. Haley

    The University of North Carolina Press 2014; US$ 29.99

    Charles N. Hunter, one of North Carolina's outstanding black reformers, was born a slave in Raleigh around 1851, and he lived there until his death in 1931. As public school teacher, journalist, and historian, Hunter devoted his long life to improving opportunities for blacks. A political activist, but never a radical, he skillfully used his journalistic... more...

  • China's Troubled Watersby Steve Chan

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 80.00

    This book examines China's conduct in its maritime disputes in order to analyse Beijing's foreign policy intentions in general. more...

  • Civil Rights For Beginnersby Paul Von Blum; Frank Reynoso

    For Beginners 2016; US$ 15.95

    A large swath of literature on the civil rights movement exists in the United States. Much of that literature focuses on the dramatic events of the African American resistance to Jim Crow and oppression from the mid 1950s through the early 1970s. Frequently, this material is scholarly and, at best, only marginally accessible to the general public.... more...

  • The Collected Essays of Ralph Ellisonby Ralph Ellison; John Callahan; Saul Bellow

    Random House Publishing Group 2011; US$ 20.00

    Compiled, edited, and newly revised by Ralph Ellison?s literary executor, John F. Callahan, this Modern Library Paperback Classic includes posthumously discovered reviews, criticism, and interviews, as well as the essay collections Shadow and Act (1964), hailed by Robert Penn Warren as ?a body of cogent and subtle commentary on the questions that... more...

  • Color Stories: Black Women and Colorism in the 21st Centuryby JeffriAnne Wilder

    ABC-CLIO 2015; US$ 48.00

    Race still matters. And for black women, the related issues of skin tone are just as important today as in decades past. Part cultural commentary, part empirical analysis, this book offers a compelling study and discussion of colorism?a widely discussed but understudied issue in "post-racial" America?that demonstrates how powerful a factor skin color... more...

  • The Complete Encyclopedia of African American Historyby Jessie Carney Smith; Lean'tin Bracks; Linda T Wynn

    Visible Ink Press 2015; US$ 379.90

    Celebrate the Achievements . . . The Complete Encyclopedia of African American History chronicles 400 years of African American history. This comprehensive resource explores the past, the progress, and the present of African Americans in four volumes, each building, complementing, and expanding on the previous volume. Volume 1: 400 Years... more...

  • The Complete Encyclopedia of African American Historyby Jessie Carney Smith; Lean'tin Bracks; Linda T Wynn

    Visible Ink Press 2015; US$ 379.90

    Celebrate the Achievements . . . The Complete Encyclopedia of African American History chronicles 400 years of African American history. This comprehensive resource explores the past, the progress, and the present of African Americans in four volumes, each building, complementing, and expanding on the previous volume. Volume 1: 400 Years... more...

  • Dawn of Desegregationby Ophelia De Laine Gona

    University of South Carolina Press 2012; US$ 20.99

    An inspirational biography of an unsung civil rights champion from South Carolina more...

  • Democracy in Blackby Eddie S. Jr. Glaude

    Crown/Archetype 2016; US$ 26.00 US$ 19.50

    A powerful polemic on the state of black America that savages the idea of a post-racial society   America?s great promise of equality has always rung hollow in the ears of African Americans. But today the situation has grown even more dire. From the murders of black youth by the police, to the dismantling of the Voting Rights Act, to the disaster... more...

  • Fifty Years in Chainsby Charles Ball

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 14.95

    Charles Ball provides gripping details of southern slavery before the Civil War. He tells how he was treated by planters and slaveholders; the conditions and treatment of other slaves; the perils and suffering of fugitive slaves. This inspiring story of courage is essential reading for students of American history and African-American studies more...