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Struggle for freedom: the history of Black Americans

Daniel S. Davis - History - 1972 - 256 pages
Views the problems and struggles of black Americans from the seventeenth-century to the present
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Black Resistance/White Law: A History of Constitutional Racism in America

Mary Frances Berry - Political Science - 1995 - 336 pages
How the government has used the Constitution to deny black Americans their legal rights From the arrival of the first twenty slaves in Jamestown to the Howard Beach Incident of ...
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The Enduring Vision: A History of the American People, Volume 2

Paul Boyer, Clifford Clark, Joseph Kett, Neal Salisbury, Harvard Sitkoff - History - 2007 - 650 pages
The Enduring Vision features an engaging narrative that integrates political, social, and cultural history within a chronological framework. The first U.S. history survey to ...
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The Pearl: A Failed Slave Escape on the Potomac

Josephine F. Pacheco - Social Science - 2005 - 307 pages
Chronicles the harrowing tale of seventy-six slaves from Washington, D.C., who hid aboard a schooner called the Pearl in 1848 in a desperate--and ultimately futile--attempt to ...
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Final Freedom: The Civil War, the Abolition of Slavery, and the Thirteenth ...

Michael Vorenberg - History - 2001 - 1298 pages
This book examines emancipation after the Emancipation Proclamation of 1863. Focusing on the making and meaning of the Thirteenth Amendment, Final Freedom looks at the struggle ...
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