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Story of the Negro

Arna Wendell Bontemps

Story of the Negro

by Arna Wendell Bontemps

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Negro race -- History.,
  • Negroes in America.,
  • Slavery -- History.,
  • Black race -- History.,
  • Afro-Americans.,
  • Slavery -- History.

  • About the Edition

    Summary, A history of the Negro race, from the early tribes of Africa and empire of Ethiopia, through the practice of slavery in many areas,especially the United States, to early twentieth century achievements of American Negroes.

    Edition Notes

    Statementillustrated by Raymond Lufkin.
    ContributionsLufkin, Raymond, illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE29.N3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination243 p. :
    Number of Pages243
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21458540M

    Get this from a library! Story of the Negro. [Arna Bontemps; Raymond Lufkin] -- A history of the Negro race, from the early tribes of Africa and empire of Ethiopia, through the practice of slavery in many areas, especially the United States, to early twentieth century. A book that meets a very real need, in schools, libraries — and for young adults as well as High School students. Necessarily brief, since it covers history from BC to the present, in some pages, it is extraordinarily comprehensive, bringing together the salient facts of Negro history. The Negro in Africa provides a background for the tragedy of slavery in America; then the long.

    (source: Nielsen Book Data) For nearly years, African-Americans were prevented from playing Major League Baseball. Award-winning author Patricia McKissack and her son tell the stirring story of the Negro Leagues, an extraordinary patchwork of drama, comedy, . The Story of the Negro is a history of Americans of African descent before and after slavery. Originally produced in two volumes, and published here for the first time in one paperback volume, the first part covers Africa and the history of slavery in the United States while the second part carries the history from the Civil War to the first part of the twentieth century.

    Little Known Black History Fact: The Real Story Behind The ‘Green Book’ Movie D.L. Chandler The Negro Motorist Green Book, commonly known as The Green Book, was an annual travel guide catering to Black travelers in the 20 th Century. We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball Kadir Nelson, Author, Kadir Nelson, Illustrator, Hank Aaron, Foreword by. Hyperion/Jump at the Sun $ (96p) ISBN


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