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Race-Ing Justice, En-Gendering Power: Essays on Anita Hill, Clarence Thomas and the Construction of Social Reality

By Morrison, Toni (Ed.)

New York: Pantheon Books. Fine copy. 1992. 1st. softcover. 8vo, 475 pp., Introduction by Toni Morrison .

$15.00

African American History in the Press 1851-1899: From the Coming of the Civil War to the Rise of Jim Crow ... (2 Volumes)

By Schneider, Richard C. (Ed.)

Detroit: Gale Research. Fine copies in laminated boards (issued without dust jackets). 1996. 1st. hardcover. 4to, 1325 pp. .

$100.00

Seeds Beneath the Snow: Vignettes from the South

By Bates, Arthenia J

Washington: Howard University Press. Fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket. 1975. 1st thus. hardcover. 8vo, 146 pp. .

$20.00

Grand Central Winter: Stories from the Street

By Stringer, Lee

New York: Seven Stories Press. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 1998. Later prt.. hardcover. 8vo, 239 pp., Foreword by Kurt Vonnegut .

$12.50

Adam Clayton Powell, Jr.: The Political Biography of an American Dilemma

By Hamilton, Charles V

New York: Atheneum. Fine copy. 1991. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 545 pp. .

$15.00

African American Chronology. Volume 1: 1492-1972

By Hornsby, Alton Jr. & Deborah Gillan Straub

Np: Uxl. Fine copy (issued without dust jacket). 1994. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 187 pp., A volume in the African American Reference Library series .

$17.50

The African American Church Community in Rochester, New York, 1900-1940

By Overacker, Ingrid

Rochester, NY: Univ. of Rochester Press. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 1998. First edition. hardcover. 8vo, 230 pp. .

$20.00

Working Toward Freedom: Slave Society in Domestic Economy in the American South

By Hudson, Larry E. (Ed.)

Rochester, NY: Univ. of Rochester Press. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 1994. First edition. hardcover. 8vo, 250 pages .

$20.00

Black Workers Remember: An Oral History of Segregation, Unionism and the Freedom Struggle

By Honey, Michael Keith

Berkeley: University of California Pre. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 2000. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 402 pp. .

$17.50

Families & Freedom: A Documentary History of African-American Kinship in the Civil War Era

By Berlin, Ira & Leslie S. Rowland (Eds.)

New York: New Press. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 1997. 2nd prt.. hardcover. 8vo, 259 pp. .

$15.00

Africans in America: America's Journey Through Slavery

By Johnson, Charles; Patricia Smith & the WGBH Series Research Team

New York: Harcourt Brace & Co.. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 1998. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 494 pp., Features 12 short stories by Charles Johnson .

$7.50

The Trials of Anthony Burns: Freedom and Slavery in Emerson's Boston
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The Trials of Anthony Burns: Freedom and Slavery in Emerson's Boston

By von Frank, Albert J

Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 1998. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 409 pp. .

$10.00

Homelands and Waterways: The American Journey of the Bond Family, 1846-1926

By Alexander, Adele Logan

New York: Pantheon Books. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 1999. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 694 pp. .

$15.00

The Civitas Anthology of African American Slave Narratives

By Andrews, William L. & Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (Eds.)

Washington: Civitas / Counterpoint. Remainder mark lower edge, else fine in fine dust jacket. 1999. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 642 pp. .

$20.00

Amistad 2: Writings on Black History and Culture

By Williams, John A. & Charles F. Harris (Eds.)

New York: Random House. Fine copy in fine dust jacket. 1971. 1st. hardcover. 8vo, 338 pp. .

$35.00