Largely chronological overview of African-American history. The first three parts of the book which cover the years 1619-1863 are concurrent studies of African origins and slavery, free Black men, and anti-Slavery and Abolitionist movements, leading up to the passage of the Thirteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. The authors write: "We have tried to tell who the Negro is, where he came from and to show what he has contributed and how he has affected and, in turn, has been affected by American life, as well as to indicate where he is headed." More than1800 photographs and pictures. Publisher's original rose-colored cloth boards. Occasional mInor staining to boards, moderate wear to corners and edges. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper. Boldly signed on front free paper by both authors, Langston Hughes and Milton Meltzer. OVERSIZED ALPHA. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: A PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE NEGRO IN AMERICA;...
Editorial: Crown Publishers
Año de publicación: 1956
Condición del libro: Good Plus
Edición: First Edition.
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