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From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of How to Be an Antiracist, the National Book Award-winning masterwork revealing how racist ideas were created, spread, and became deeply rooted in American society.
A history of lynching in America over the course of three centuries, from colonial Virginia to twentieth-century Texas
After observing the varying reactions to the 1998 death of James Byrd Jr.$16.99ISBN: 9780062505521Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: HarperOne - April 29th, 2003
"His life informed us, his dreams sustain us yet."*
On August 28, 1963, Martin Luther King Jr. stood in front of the Lincoln Memorial looking out over thousands of troubled Americans who had gathered in the name of civil rights and uttered his now famous words, "I have a dream . . ." It was a speech that changed the course of history.$16.00ISBN: 9780807000670Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Beacon Press - January 1st, 2010
In 1967, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., isolated himself from the demands of the civil rights movement, rented a house in Jamaica with no telephone, and labored over his final manuscript.$25.00ISBN: 9780671687427Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Simon & Schuster - November 15th, 1989
In volume one of his America in the King Years, Pulitzer Prize winner Taylor Branch gives a masterly account of the American civil rights movement.
Hailed as the most masterful story ever told of the American civil rights movement, Parting the Waters is destined to endure for generations.
Moving from the fiery political baptism of Martin Luther King, Jr., to the corrid$16.99ISBN: 9780062748218Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Amistad - January 7th, 2020
New York Times Bestseller • TIME Magazine’s Best Nonfiction Book of 2018 • New York Public Library’s Best Book of 2018 • NPR’s Book Concierge Best Book of 2018 • Economist Book of the Year • SELF.com’s Best Books of 2018 • Audible’s Best of the Year • BookRiot’s Best Audio Boo$16.99ISBN: 9781250306906Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: St. Martin's Griffin - January 14th, 2020
THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER.
New York Times Editor’s Pick.
Library Journal Best Books of 2019.
TIME Magazine's "Best Memoirs of 2018 So Far."
O, Oprah’s Magazine’s “10 Titles to Pick Up Now.”
Politics & Current Events 2018 O.W.L. Book Awards Winner
The Root Best of 2018$20.00ISBN: 9780525559559Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Penguin Books - April 7th, 2020
“Stony the Road presents a bracing alternative to Trump-era white nationalism. . . . In our current politics we recognize African-American history—the spot under our country’s rug where the terrorism and injustices of white supremacy are habitually swept.$16.00ISBN: 9781101972410Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Vintage - December 3rd, 2019
WINNER OF THE CHRISTOPHER ISHERWOOD PRIZE FOR AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL PROSE
NAMED A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY NPR AND KIRKUS REVIEWS
ONE OF MAUREEN CORRIGAN'S 10 UNPUTDOWNABLE READS OF THE YEAR$18.99ISBN: 9780465060689Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Basic Books - September 5th, 2017
The classic, bestselling book on the psychology of racism -- now fully revised and updated$17.95ISBN: 9780679763888Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Vintage - October 4th, 2011
In this epic, beautifully written masterwork, Pulitzer Prize–winning author Isabel Wilkerson chronicles one of the great untold stories of American history: the decades-long migration of black citizens who fled the South for northern and western cities, in search of a better life.
NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD WINNER
LYNTON HISTORY PRIZE WINNER$24.99ISBN: 9781250135995Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: St. Martin's Press - January 17th, 2017
NOW A NEW YORK TIMES, PUBLISHER'S WEEKLY, INDIEBOUND, LOS ANGELES TIMES, WASHINGTON POST, CHRONICLE HERALD, SALISBURY POST, GUELPH MERCURY TRIBUNE, AND BOSTON GLOBE BESTSELLER | NAMED A BEST/MOST ANTICIPATED BOOK OF 2017 BY: The Washington Post • Bustle • Men's Journal • The Chicago Re$26.95ISBN: 9780820354750Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: University of Georgia Press - July 15th, 2018
The accomplishments of pioneering doctors such as John Peter Mettauer, James Marion Sims, and Nathan Bozeman are well documented. It is also no secret that these nineteenth-century gynecologists performed experimental caesarean sections, ovariotomies, and obstetric fistula repairs primarily on poor and powerless women.