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The Hanging of Angelique: the Untold Story of Canadian Slavery and the Burning of Old Montreal, by Afua Cooper.

The Hanging of Angelique / Afua Cooper (The story Marie-Joseph Angelique. The slave woman accused and found guilty of burning down forty-six houses in Montreal.

Toward an Intellectual History of Black Women by Mia E. Bay; these essays uncover the work of unconventional intellectuals, and explore the broad community of ideas in which their work participated. The end result is a field-defining and innovative volume that addresses topics ranging from religion and slavery to the politicized and gendered reappraisal of the black female body in contemporary culture.

Toward an Intellectual History of Black Women (The John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture) edited by Mia Bay, Farah J. Griffin, Martha S. Jones, and Barbara Dianne Savage

In the pages of this book we are assured that white resistance to racial equity is rooted in more than stereotypes and simple bigotry. The emancipation of slaves left Southern plantations “not just financially but intellectually bereft” because whites lacked the knowledge and skills necessary to keep agricultural enterprises profitable, and to bring the economically bankrupt post-war South into the industrial age. In order to accomplish that, African American know-how and labor was…

Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War I by Douglas Blackmon

Christopher Columbus and the Afrikan Holocaust: Slavery and the Rise of European Capitalism BY THE LATE John Henrik Clarke

Christopher Columbus and the Afrikan Holocaust: Slavery and the Rise of European Capitalism BY THE LATE John Henrik Clarke

Hitler's Black Victims: The Historical Experiences of European Blacks, Africans and African Americans During the Nazi Era (Crosscurrents in African American History)

Hitler's Black Victims: The Historical Experiences of European Blacks, Africans and African Americans During the Nazi Era (Crosscurrents in African American History) by Clarence Lusane

Never was the story so movingly told. It's one thing to read a description of American slavery, and another thing to read the words of the actual victims.

Bullwhip Days: The Slaves Remember; An Oral History / Never was the story so movingly told. It's one thing to read a description of American Slavery, another thing to Read The Words of Actual Victims.

Real Justice: Jailed for Life for Being Black: The Story of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter. Rubin Carter was in and out of reformatories and prisons from the age of 12. At 24, he became a winning professional boxer and was turning his life around. In 1966, local policemen arrested Carter and a friend for a triple murder. Carter spent nearly 20 years in jail, proclaiming his innocence. In 1985, a judge released Carter, ruling that Carter's conviction had been based not on evidence, but on racism.

Real Justice: Jailed for Life for Being Black: The Story of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter

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The 1812 Aponte Rebellion in Cuba and the struggle against Atlantic slavery / Matt D. Childs.

The 1812 Aponte Rebellion in Cuba and the struggle against Atlantic slavery / Matt D.

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