African American History Bookshelf

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Top Selling Books on African American History




1. African-Americans: A Concise History

 2. Great Speeches by African Americans

 3. Life Upon These Shores: Looking at African American History, 1513-2008

 4. Destruction of Black Civilization : Great Issues of a Race from   4500 B.C to 2000 A.D.

 5. Children if Fire: A History of African Americans



 6.  Atlas of African American History

 7. Coming of Age in Mississippi

 8. The Black History of the White House

 9. Remembering Jim Crow

 10. Brainwashed: Challenging the Myth of Black Inferiority


  Recommended Reading


The African-American Soldier :
From Crispus Attucks to Colin Powell

100 African Americans
Who Shaped American History (100 Series)

1001 Things Everyone Should Know About African American History

The 761st Tank Battalion (African-American Soldiers)

A-Train: Memoirs of a Tuskegee Airman

Abraham Lincoln and the Road to Emancipation: 1861-1865

Africa and the Discovery of America

AFRICANA: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience

African Peoples' Contributions to World Civilizations :Shattering the Myth(Vol. 1)

African American in the Civil War (Untold History of the Civil War)

The African American Urban Experience : Perspectives from the Colonial Period to the Present

The African Diaspora: African Origins and New World Identities

African Peoples of the Americas : From Slavery to Civil Rights

African Presence in the Americas

Assata: An Autobiography

The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr


Black Valor : Buffalo Soldiers and the Medal of Honor (1870-1898)

The Buffalo Soldiers

Black Power : The Politics of Liberation in America

The Black Panthers Speak

The Birth of Black America :The Age of Discovery and the Slave Trade

Booker T. Washington: Up From Slavery

Democracy Matters: Winning the Fight Against Imperialism

Dust Tracks on a Road: An Autobiography

The Harlem Renaissance: A Brief History with Documents

The Souls of Black Folk

Soul on Ice

Stokely Carmichael : The Story of Black Power
(History of Civil Rights Series)

Stokely Carmichael and Black Power
(Gateway Civil Rights)

Stokely Carmichael : Civil Rights Leader
(Black American of Achievement)

The Ways of White Folks: Stories

American Jihad; Islam After Malcom X

Habla Malcom X : Malcolm X Speaks

Malcolm X : The FBI File

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