Hard road to freedom: the story of African America

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Rutgers University Press, 2001 - History - 406 pages
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A history of the African American experience from their arrival on American shores to the present day highlights their contributions, struggles, fight for equality, and their place in multicultural America.

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HARD ROAD TO FREEDOM: The Story of African America

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A history of the African-American experience from the origins of slavery to the present day.Frequently using individual lives to put a face on the dry facts, James Horton (History/George Washington ... Read full review

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Introduction
1
Evolution 0f slavery in British North America
26
slavery and Freedom in the Age of Revolution
55
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James Oliver Horton, the Benjamin Banneker Professor of American Studies and History at George Washington University, directs the African American Communities Project at the Smithsonian Institution. He is a regular panelist on The History Channel's The History Center.

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