Books tagged: black history

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The Taking of the Amistad, Martin, and Malcolm
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Cinque leads the captives of the Amistad in their revolt for freedom in this rendering of the infamous slave uprising written by Fayette Jones-Ziegler. Also included here is an inspiring biographical poem about Martin Luther King, and another moving depiction of the life of Malcolm X.
Berserk Revenge
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Price: Free! Words: 66,640. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Berserk Revenge is a literary historical thriller, written in the style of authentic ancient Norse sagas. For lovers of action fiction, poetry and/or alternate history.
SHADWELL'S SLAVES Escape to Freedom
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,810. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2009. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
In the late 1700's a collegemate of Thomas Jefferson (Jake) replaces some slaves and steals others away to Canada. They risk their lives and their reputations. A novel filled with warmth, love, concern for fellow man - along with adventure, excitement, love and romance.
Great Black Innovators & the Problem Solving Process
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,210. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills
A workbook, using the biographies and historical accomplishments of important black innovators, to demonstrate the problem solving process. A book, whose six step program can be used to resolve any problem.
From Glory to Shame: The Rise and Fall of Black America and How She Can Rise Again
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,750. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010 by Torch Legacy Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Taken from the book of the Prophet Hosea, Samuel Madison reveals the desperate and dire problems in Black America by comparing the judgment of God on Israel in the book of Hosea, to the judgment that God is seemingly bringing down on blacks in America. He also provides wise counsel and Biblical solutions on how black America can return from Shame to Glory.
The Life and Work of Oscar Micheaux: Pioneer Black Author and Filmmaker: 1884-1951
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Price: $6.97 USD. Words: 52,060. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2010 by Khafra Om-Ra-Seti. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Over a three-decade period that began in 1919, Oscar Micheaux wrote, directed, edited, produced and distributed over forty films nationally and internationally. These films usually featured all-Black casts. They spanned a silent film period (1919-1930)and a talkie period (sound films) (1931-1948).The book features a commentary by actor/producer Ossie Davis and was reviewed by Dr. Maya Angelou.
The Rocky Road to Civil Rights in the United States
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Much has happened in the history of our country as the races have struggled through how to relate to each other. Some of it has been good – much of it has been very sad. I have not attempted to chronicle everything along the road to equity between the races: This annotated timeline contains the high and low points along that path.
The Blacker Berry Tells the Truth
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,020. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
I spent a great deal of my life struggling with issues that were actually beyond my control. I am grateful for the experience because it truly built the person that I am today. Upon doing some research, I found my trial by fire was a small symptom of very large issue in the African American community. I wrote this book to examine my issues at length and to expose the fallacies behind them.
Tales from the Troubled South: Civil Rights in Alabama
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This book introduces you to the highlights of the Civil Rights Movement across the state of Alabama: The Montgomery Bus Boycott, the "Scottsboro Boys", the Selma to Montgomery March, the bombing of the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church and many more important events all took place within the borders of Alabama.
Black History & me.
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 10,190. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Black History, todays american woman of color trying to make a difference.