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Heritage Series #2: Women in Politics

By: Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, AKA: 1969

Seller ID: 32509


Lg softbound, , sl edge wear, sticker removed from front Photos of black women in politics, including a young Shirley Chisholm and Barbara Jordan. Black "X" on front cover. ; SC, octavo; 35 pages View more info

Heritage Series #3: Women in Business

By: Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, AKA: 1970

Seller ID: 32510


Lg softbound, , sl edge wear, sticker removed from front Photos of black women in Business Black "X" on front cover. ; SC, octavo; 24 pages View more info

Heritage Series #4: Women in Medicine

By: Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, AKA: 1971

Seller ID: 32511


Lg softbound, , sl edge wear, sticker removed from front Photos of black women in Medicine. Black "X" on front cover. ; SC, octavo; 32 pages View more info

Best Intentions: The Education and Killing of Edmund Perry

By: Anson, Robert Sam

Price: $6.50

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1987

Edition: 1st ed

Seller ID: 8613


in price clipped dj. Sl dampstain bottom spine of bk & dj. Youth shot by police in Harlem.; 221 pages View more info

Riding to Freedom; the New Secession-and How to Smash It

By: Aptheker, Herbert And James E. Jackson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New Century Publishers: 1961

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 42049


A beautiful copy of this pamphlet with just a hint of age toning. Published in June, after the first "Freedom Ride". ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 15 pages View more info

Negro Politics in America

By: Bailey, Harry A., Jr.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Columbus, OH, Charles E. Merrill Books: 1967

Edition: 1st SC ed

Seller ID: 22173


Lg softbound, , sl edge wear, sl creasing at spine. Sl creasing at top of rear cover, Library sale stamp on top page edge. ; 455 pages View more info

The Colored Inventor A Record of Fifty Years

By: Baker, Henry Edwin

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Ayer Co Pub: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 49086


Slight edge rubbing and light scuffing of cover. A solid reprint of this fascinating article on Negro patent holders. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 12 pages View more info

The Martin Luther King story A Study in Apostasy, Agitation, and Anarchy

By: Bales, James D

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Tulsa, OK, Christian Crusade: 1967

Edition: Not First Edition

Seller ID: 47313


Slight edge wear, creasing at spine, paper age toned. An Anti-MLK biography. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 224 pages View more info

Mama's Pearls Gullah Poetry to Live By

By: Bee, Patricia

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Xlibris: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 50675


Just a hint of rubbing, unopened, no creases. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on half title page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 108 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Double Stitch: Black Women Write About Mothers & Daughters

By: Bell-Scott, Guy-Sheftall, Royster, Sims-Wood, DeCosta-Willis, Fultz

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, HarperPerennial: 1993

Seller ID: 23117


Lg softbound, , just a hint of wear, no creasing. Sl yellowing of page edges, former owner's name stamp on side page edges. Sl opened. ; 264 pages View more info

Amazing Grace: With Charles Evers in Mississippi

By: Berry, Jason

Price: $6.50

Publisher: New York, Saturday Review Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 23663


Slight edge wear, but x-library w/internal & external marks. In edge rubbed, spine faded DJ. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 370 pages View more info

As They Saw Slavery

By: Berwanger, Eugene H.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Winston Press: 1973

Edition: 1st ed

Seller ID: 28713


Lg softbound, , sl edge wear, Oblong volume. Illustrated with many photos. ; SC, octavo; 164 pages View more info

Climbing Jacob's Ladder: The Enduring Legacy of African-American Families

By: Billingsley, Andrew

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1992

Edition: 1st ed

Seller ID: 10007


remainder mark on page edges, in sl rubbed VG++ dj.; 444 pages View more info

Ralph Ellison: Author

By: Bishop, Jack w/intro essay by Coretta Scott King

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Chelsea House: 1988

Edition: 1st ed

Seller ID: 28042


Laminated pictional hardcover, , x-library, usual marks. Designed for younger readers. ; HB, lg octavo; 110 pages View more info

Contemporary Black American Poets and Dramatists

By: Bloom, Harold, ed.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Chelsea House: 1995

Seller ID: 23384


in dj.; HB, octavo; 200 pages View more info

Lift Every Voice and Sing: A Celebration of the Negro National Anthem - 100 Years, 100 Voices

By: Bond, Julian and Sondra Kathryn Wilson, eds.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 2000

Edition: 1st ed

Seller ID: 34082


in dj. Slightly oversized square volume. Many photos.; HB, sm 4to; 275 pages View more info

Brotherman: The Odyssey of Black Men in America - An Anthology

By: Boyd, Herb and Robert L. Allen, eds.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Ballantine Books: 1995

Edition: 1st ed

Seller ID: 26063


in dj. x-library w/minor internal marks.; HB, octavo; 910 pages View more info

Parting the Waters America in the King Years 1954-63

By: Branch, Taylor

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1988

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 47057


Very slight edge rubbing, light age toning of pages, in nearly new DJ. Now protected in a mylar jacket. INSCRIBED BY JAMES L. BEVEL, Strategist of the 1960s Civil Rights Movement, Selma Voting Rights Movement, Birmingham Children's Crusade, Selma to Montgomery march, and one of Martin Luther King's lieutenants. His later life put a dark shadow on his life and legacy. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 1088 pages View more info

Pillar of Fire America in the King Years 1963-65

By: Branch, Taylor

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1998

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 36431


Grey boards, black cloth spine, with just a bit of shelf wear, in very slightly edge rubbed DJ. Now protected in a mylar jacket. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 768 pages View more info

Conversations in Black and White

By: Bray, Rosemary L.; David Halberstam; Willie Morris; Gerald Posner

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1999

Seller ID: 27942


Lg softbound, , just a hint of wear. Selections from Unafraid of the Dark; The Children; The Ghosts of Medgar Evers & Killing the Dream; SC, octavo; 59 pages View more info