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1 Jomo Kenyatta: African Political Leader (Against the Odds video series)
Films for the Humanities 1988 VHS Used: Good VHS 
12-minute, color video in plastic box. Kenyatta's life exemplifies the Kenyan people's struggle for independence from colonial rule. Brick and mortar bookshop since 1975! 
Price: 10.00 USD
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2 Barbara Omolade The Rising Song of African American Women
Routledge 1994-11-21 0415907608 / 9780415907606 Hardcover Used: Very Good Hardcover 
xxiii + 272 pages, notes, annotated bibliography, index, black cloth over boards with silver spine title. Former library ook with minimal markings, otherwise fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Bramble, Peter W. D. The Overcome: A Black Passover
C.H. Fairfax Co. Publishers 1989 0935132171 / 9780935132175 Softcover Near Fine Softcover Signed by Author
Signed by Author inscribed to an inidividual with author signature and date, 203 pages, frontis is a portrait of The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., black card cover with white titles. Cover is edgeworn and rubbed, contents fine. in stock 
Price: 24.00 USD
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4 Bruce Elder Blood On The Wattle : Massacres And Maltreatment Of Australian Aborigines Since 1788
Frenchs Forest, NSW, Australia National Book Distributors & Publishers 1996 1864362553 / 9781864362558 Paperback Very Good Paperback 
208 pages, 1992 edition with diff. ISBN#, map, photos throughout, further reading, index, illustrated card cover, B and W illustrated, Spine slightly cocked, cover is slightly edgeworn and rubbed, light soil, in stock 
Price: 65.00 USD
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5 da Costa, Emilia Viotti Crowns of Glory, Tears of Blood: The Demerara Slave Rebellion of 1823
NY: Oxford Univrsity Press, 1994 1994 0195082982 / 9780195082982 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. 378 pages, notes, index, navy paper and cloth over boards, pictorial dustjacket in mylar jacket. is  
Price: 14.00 USD
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6 David Keith Jones Faces of Kenya
Hamish Hamilton Ltd 1977-11-07 0241897483 / 9780241897485 Hardcover Used: Like New very good Hardcover 12 1/2 X 9 
B and W illustrated, brown cloth over boards, gilt lettering on spine, Text fine, tight binding DJ slightly edgeworn but in protective mylard cover, is 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7 De Kock, Victor. Those in bondage : an account of the life of the slave at the Cape in the days of the Dutch East India Company.
Kennikat Press 1971-01-01 Unknown Binding Used: Very Good Unknown Binding 
240 pgs., index, NO DJ, green cloth over boards w/ gilt lettering, owners name on front end pg., Brick and mortar bookshop since 1975! 
Price: 23.00 USD
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8 Dorothy Sterling Black Foremothers: Three Lives, Second Edition (Women's Lives/Women's Work)
The Feminist Press at CUNY 2004-02-01 0935312897 / 9780935312898 Paperback Used: Good Paperback 
Green pictorial soft cover, 174 pages, good condition with stickers applied over a black mark on title and copyright page, slight edge wear, corner bumps, some shelf wear, clean content with tight binding. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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9 Du Bois, W. E. B. The Souls of Black Folk
Kraus Intl Pubns 1981-03-01 0527253308 / 9780527253301 Hardcover Used: Good Hardcover 
264 facsimile pages of The Blue Heron Press edition of 1953, new introduction by Herbert Aptheker 46 pages, navy cloth over boards with gilt spine title. Former library book with usual markings, boards rubbed, contents very good and binding is tight. Brick and mortar bookshop since 1975! 
Price: 19.00 USD
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10 Editor-June Taboroff; Editor-Ismail Serageldin; Corporate Author-Norway; Corporate Author-World Bank Culture and Development in Africa: Proceedings of an International Conference Held at the World Bank, Washington, D.C., April 2 and 3, 1992 (Environ)
World Bank 1994-06 0821327801 / 9780821327807 Paperback Used: Very Good Paperback 
Orange pictorial soft cover, 586 pages, very good condition with slight shelf and edge wear, clean content and tight binding. 
Price: 78.00 USD
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11 Elliott Leyton; Photographer-Greg Locke Touched By Fire: Doctors Without Borders in a Third World Crisis
McClelland & Stewart 1998-04-20 0771053053 / 9780771053054 1st edition Hardcover Collectible: Very Good good+ Hardcover 
212 p fine copy, clean & tight. Illustrated by photos by Greg Locke. 1st edition, 1st printing, Binding is hardcover w/dj, in stock 
Price: 39.00 USD
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12 Frederick Douglass My Bondage and My Freedom (Ebony Classics)
Johnson Publishing Company (IL) 1970-12 0874850347 / 9780874850345 Hardcover Used: Good Hardcover 
Black cloth over boards, gold spine and cover titles, 369 pages, frontispiece, name written on fixed endpaper, cover has shelf and edge wear, content clean, unmarked with tight binding. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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13 George E Walker The Afro-American in New York City, l827-l860 (Studies in African American History and Culture)
NY Routledge 1993-03-01 0815310102 / 9780815310105 Hardcover Like new Hardcover 
227 pages, primary sources, index, tables, navy cloth over boards, unmarked, like new text and cover, great, no DJ, in stock 
Price: 27.00 USD
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14 Hall, Bob (Editor) Southern Exposure Volume VII Number 2 Summer 1979 Just Schools
Institute for Southern Studies 1979  Softcover Used: Very Good none Softcover 
160 pages, Bibliography on school desegregation and the South, 1954-1979, list of books on the South, B and W illustrations and photos, clean text and tight binding, b  
Price: 10.00 USD
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15 Harry A. Ploski Afro USA A Reference Work on the Black Experience
NY Bellwether Publishing Company 1971 Hardcover Good+ Fair jacket Hardcover 
1110 pages, photos, tables, graphs, recipes, selected bibliography, appendix, index, black vinyl over boards with gilt titles, illustrated dustjacket in Brodart protective cover. Light shelfwear, page edges and endpapers foxed, scatter light foxing, jacket is edge-worn, age darkened, foxed, closed tears, in stock, Brick and mortar bookshop since 1975! 
Price: 38.00 USD
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16 James D. Russell Felicia
James D. Russell 2008 1605851779 / 9781605851778 First Edition Softcover Collectible: Very Good Softcover Signed
Signed by author, Black pictorial soft cover, light shelf wear, clean unread content with tight binding.Written by recently deceased James D. Russell of Virginia. Felicia (1840 - 1915) A plantation saga of beauty, betrayal, bondage, and battle - how one woman comes to terms with the Civil War. Brick and mortar bookshop since 1975! 
Price: 40.00 USD
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17 John H. Morrison; Associated Black Charities; Charles R. Tildon Clairvoyance: Reweaving the Fabric of Community for Black Folk
New Thinking Publications 1998-01 0966320506 / 9780966320503 Hardcover very good None Hardcover 
Black pictorial soft cover, clean text, cover has slight edge wear, book has slight curl otherwise very good condition. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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18 Joseph Esser Legende Africaine: Iyanza, Heros National Nkundo
Presses De La Cite (Paris) 1957 Hardcover Very Good Light shelf wear Hardcover 
228 pages, Maroon cloth over boards, gilt spine art and titles, some blk and wht photos, brown pictorial dust jacket in protective mylar, fading to top of cover, corner bumps, dust jacket has slight wear, crease to front free endpaper. In stock, Brick and mortar bookshop since 1975! 
Price: 18.00 USD
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19 Kelen, Leslie G. [Editor]; Bond, Julian [Contributor]; Carson, Clayborne [Contributor]; Herron, Matt [Contributor]; Cobb Jr., Charles E. [Contributor]; This Light of Ours: Activist Photographers of the Civil Rights Movement
University Press of Mississippi/The Center for Documentary Arts 2012-01-05 1617031712 / 9781617031717 Hardcover Read but in very good condition Light shelf wear Hardcover 
Light wear to the edges of the jacket, but covered in a clear protective cover, gift inscription on the front flyleaf, text is clean and bright, binding is tight. No international order for this book. Brick and mortar bookshop since 1975! 
Price: 24.00 USD
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20 Kenneth W. Bentley Women of Courage II: Inspirational Stories of African-American Women
Nestle 1998 Paperback Near Fine Paperback 
11 inches, 64 pages, illustrated essay by Adrienne M. Johnson titled "African-American women...a History of Courage" is followed by full-page portraits with biographical sketches of 28 women, conclusion by AlexSandra Jones, illustrated card cover. Cover has very light shelfwear. bt 
Price: 22.00 USD
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