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A tireless accounting of Black Americans from pre-Revolutionary times to just before the Civil War. Published in 1855, not only did Mr Nell include obituaries and other newspaper stories, but he was ... Read full review
Thank God that as an American History teacher my students will learn this along with the American History lesson that is in their book! We must teach students that this information was not simply left out, but that there was an intentional reason that this information was left out. How systematic it has been to perpetuate a history upon all of us that was favorable for a group of people and so not only unfavorable but damaging for another group.