They Came Before Columbus
With the skill of a novelist, Ivan Van Sertima reveals to readers compelling, dramatic, and superbly detailed documentation of the presence and legacy of Black Africans in ancient America. It is the marriage of twin crafts--the artist's and the scholar's--in a book that makes it possible to see clearly the unmistakable face and handprint of Black Africans in Pre-Columbian America, and their overwhelming impact on the civilization they found here.
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They came before ColumbusUser Review - latinmami1 - Overstock.com
As an enthic studies major I found this book very enlightening. Its a great read.It makes one question the textbooks that are issued to school children today. Read full review
one of the most eye awakening books on earth. Shows how much history has been deleted.
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