The Book Of Negroes

Author: Lawrence Hill
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1409080609
Size: 25.29 MB
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Lawrence Hill's epic novel, winner of the Commonwealth Writers' Prize, spans three continents and six decades to bring to life a dark and shameful chapter in our history through the story of one brave and resourceful woman.

Someone Knows My Name A Novel

Author: Lawrence Hill
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393067149
Size: 54.54 MB
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It is a story that no listener, and no reader, will ever forget. Published in Canada as The Book of Negroes and the basis for the award-winning BET miniseries of the same name.

The Illegal A Novel

Author: Lawrence Hill
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393285464
Size: 45.86 MB
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This tension-filled novel by the best-selling author of Someone Knows My Name is an astute exploration of dislocation, starting all over again, and the desperate need for home and community.

Dear Sir I Intend To Burn Your Book

Author: Lawrence Hill
Publisher: University of Alberta
ISBN: 0888647085
Size: 76.31 MB
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In this provocative essay, Hill shares his private response to that moment and the controversy that followed, examining his reaction to the threats, while attempting to come to terms with the book burner's motives and complaints.

Rough Crossings

Author: Simon Schama
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061914606
Size: 62.25 MB
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With powerfully vivid storytelling, Schama details the odyssey of the escaped blacks through the fires of war and the terror of potential recapture, shedding light on an extraordinary, little-known chapter in the dark saga of American ...

Negroes With Guns

Author: Robert Franklin Williams
Publisher: Wayne State University Press
ISBN: 9780814327142
Size: 70.67 MB
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First published in 1962, Negroes with Guns is the story of a southern black community's struggle to arm itself in self-defense against the Ku Klux Klan and other racist groups.

A Book Of Night Women

Author: Marlon James
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
ISBN: 1780747136
Size: 76.29 MB
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This is the story of Lilith, born into slavery on a Jamaican sugar plantation at the end of the eighteenth century.

Perfect Peace

Author: Daniel Black
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 9781429991445
Size: 14.52 MB
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The heartbreaking portrait of a large, rural southern family's attempt to grapple with their mother's desperate decision to make her newborn son into the daughter she will never have When the seventh child of the Peace family, named Perfect ...