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Author Henry, Mike, 1952-
Title Black history [electronic resource] : more than just a month / Mike Henry.
Published Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield Education, A division of Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 2013.
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LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Electronic Book  E185 .H495 2013eb    ONLINE
  
Description 1 online resource (vi, 184 pages)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Preface -- Leaving but not by choice : the first slaves arrive in the New World but many must choose sides when the Patriots and the Redcoats start fighting -- Old ways in a new nation : it might be a new country but for most African-Americans, nothing has changed -- The fight for freedom : the conflict between individual rights vs. states' rights! -- The time of change : emancipation brings new beginnings and expectations -- Becoming part of the solution : as time goes by, the spotlight begins to shine brighter on African-Americans -- Success of the struggle : from boycotts on the job to marches to the White House, the strides of victory are marked by triumph and tragedy -- Top of the lists : the achievements of African-Americans from the battlefields to space : many of whom are never heard of or mentioned!
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject African Americans -- History.
African Americans -- Biography.
United States -- Race relations -- History.
United States -- Civilization -- African American influences.
Related To Print version: Henry, Mike,. Black history. . 9781475802603 1475802609 9781475802610 1475802617 (DLC) 2012042209
ISBN 1475802625 (electronic bk.)
9781475802627 (electronic bk.)
9781475802603 (cloth : alk. paper)
1475802609 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781475802610 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1475802617 (pbk. : alk. paper)