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I Never Had It Made: An Autobiograhy

by Robinson, Jackie; Duckett, Alfred

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House of Our Own
Published
1972
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780399110108
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$39.95

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New York , NY, U.S.A.: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1972. This is a first edition of Robinson's last account of his life before and after he broke the color line of major league baseball, but includes more extensive coverage of his post-baseball political involvements than in previous accounts (black cloth with gold lettering on spine; blue, gray & white dust… Read more
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Apropos of Africa: Sentiments of Negro American Leaders on Africa from the 1800s to the 1950s (Cass Library of African Studies. Africana Modern Library)

by Hill, Adelaide Cromwell; Kilson, Martin (editors)

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House of Our Own
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780714617572
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$40.00

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London, England, U.K.: Frank Cass, 1969. This is an anthology of writings by African American intellectuals on their African heritage that provides valuable insight into the complexity of the African American search for identity (green cloth with gold lettering on spine is slightly cocked; pages are slightly tanned; otherwise a bright, clean, tight copy; in stock & available for immediate… Read more
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The Negro in Art: A Pictorial Record of the Negro Artist and of the Negro Theme in Art

by Locke, A;lain (editor)

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House of Our Own
Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780878170135
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$135.00

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New York , NY, U.S.A.: Hacker Art Books, 1979. This is a reprint of the book originally published in 1940; in his introduction Locke writes "The Negro's creative career in the fine arts is longer and more significant than is generally known, and the main objective of this portfolio is to document this pictorially for the wider knowledge of the… Read more
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Westport, CT, U.S.A.: Greenwood Press, 1994. This is a study of the rise of hospital care and services provided to African-Americans from the antebellum era to the integration era; it examines the history, development, and significance of Black hospitals and their sources of funding and support, and explores why so few Black hospitals remain; it also examines two historical public… Read more
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$74.95
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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Atheneum, 1969. Two volumes in one: Volume I: The Origins of Black Americans (378 pages); Volume II: The Black Community in Modern America (508 pages); includes essays by leading scholars in history, political science, and sociology (brown cloth with gold lettering; previous owner's name and date stamp on first page; glossy gray dust jacket with black… Read more
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$75.00