African American Almanac: 400 Years of Triumph, Courage, and Excellence

By Lean’tin Bracks. 2012. 560p. illus. Visible Ink, $22.95 (9781578593231).


This affordable, concise, and overall first-rate resource chronicles the African American experience from the arrival of the first Africans to North America in the early 1600s to the present day.




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