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I BELONG TO SOUTH CAROLINA: SOUTH CAROLINA SLAVE NARRATIVES

By: Ashton, Susanna

Price: $23.49

Publisher: University of South Carolina Press: 2010

Seller ID: 98006


New & Unread Trade-sized Paperback. No marks or writing; no wear or tears; no remainder marks. ; This collection restores to print seven slave narratives documenting the lived realities of slavery as it existed across the Palmetto State's upcountry, midlands, and lowcountry, from plantation culture to urban servitude. ; 317 pages View more info

GO TELL IT ON THE MOUNTAIN

By: Baldwin, James

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New American Library: 1963

Seller ID: 105360


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FRIENDS DISAPPEAR The Battle for Racial Equality in Evanston

By: Barr, Mary

Price: $15.99

Publisher: University of Chicago Press: 2014

Seller ID: 141405


Cover has a slight upward flare on the edges. No apparent marks or writing. ; Chicago Visions and Revisions; 304 pages View more info

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THE QUEST OF THE SILVER FLEECE

By: Du Bois, W E B

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Dover Publications: 2008

Seller ID: 89082


New, Unread Copy. No wear or creases; no marks or writing. Unabridged republication of the original 1911 edition. ; Dover Books on Literature & Drama; 5.25 x 8025; 336 pages View more info

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THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF MISS JANE PITTMAN

By: Gaines, Ernest J

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1972

Seller ID: 30831


"This is a novel in the guise of the tape-recorded recollections of a black woman who has lived 110 years, who has been both a slave and a witness to the black militancy of the 1960's. In this woman Ernest Gaines has created a legendary figure, a woman equipped to stand beside William Faulkner's Dilsey in "The Sound And The Fury."" Miss Jane Pittman, like Dilsey, has 'endured, ' has seen almost everything and foretold the rest. Gaines' novel brings to mind other great wo... View more info

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LOOSE CANONS: NOTES ON THE CULTURE WARS

By: Gates, Henry Louis Jr

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1993

Seller ID: 64712


Very Good - Light creasing & edge wear; Previous owners name neatly inside cover otherwise no marks or writing. ; 199 pages View more info

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THE FUTURE OF THE RACE

By: Gates, Henry Louis Jr & Cornel West

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Alfred A Knopf: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 78512


Near Fine Hardcover in Very Good Dust Jacket. Binding straight and tight; corners and edges sharp. No marks or writing. One very short closed tear on DJ front, otherwise appears unread. No inventory stickers. Scan shows actual copy. ; 196 pages View more info

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BLACK LIKE ME

By: Griffin, John Howard

Price: $2.99

Publisher: Signet: 1996

Edition: 35

Seller ID: 41816


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ROOTS: THE SAGA OF AN AMERICAN FAMILY

By: Haley, Alex

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1976

Seller ID: 105279


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ROOTS The Saga of an American Family

By: Haley, Alex

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Da Capo Press: 2016

Seller ID: 141697


912 pages View more info

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ROOTS The Saga of an American Family

By: Haley, Alex

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Da Capo Press: 2016

Seller ID: 141698


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A RAISIN IN THE SUN

By: Hansberry, Lorraine

Price: $2.99

Publisher: Vintage Books: 1994

Seller ID: 139023


When it was first produced in 1959, A Raisin in the Sun was awarded the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for that season and hailed as a watershed in American drama. A pioneering work by an African-American playwright, the play was a radically new representation of black life. " A play that changed American theater forever." --The New York Times. View more info

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A RAISIN IN THE SUN

By: Hansberry, Lorraine

Price: $6.36

Publisher: Vintage Books: 1994

Seller ID: 139097


When it was first produced in 1959, A Raisin in the Sun was awarded the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for that season and hailed as a watershed in American drama. A pioneering work by an African-American playwright, the play was a radically new representation of black life. " A play that changed American theater forever." --The New York Times. View more info

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A RAISIN IN THE SUN

By: Hansberry, Lorraine

Price: $6.36

Publisher: Vintage Books: 1994

Seller ID: 139098


When it was first produced in 1959, A Raisin in the Sun was awarded the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for that season and hailed as a watershed in American drama. A pioneering work by an African-American playwright, the play was a radically new representation of black life. " A play that changed American theater forever." --The New York Times. View more info

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A RAISIN IN THE SUN

By: Hansberry, Lorraine

Price: $6.36

Publisher: Vintage Books: 1994

Seller ID: 139099


When it was first produced in 1959, A Raisin in the Sun was awarded the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for that season and hailed as a watershed in American drama. A pioneering work by an African-American playwright, the play was a radically new representation of black life. " A play that changed American theater forever." --The New York Times. View more info

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MOSES, MAN OF THE MOUNTAIN

By: Hurston, Zora Neale

Price: $4.99

Publisher: Harper Perennial: 1991

Seller ID: 137264


Remainder mark on bottom. ; 336 pages View more info

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THEIR EYES WERE WATCHING GOD

By: Hurston, Zora Neale

Price: $11.99

Publisher: Harper Perennial: 2013

Seller ID: 137863


With a Foreword by Edwidge Danticat and an Afterword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.One of the most important works of twentieth-century American literature, Zora Neale Hurston's beloved 1937 classic, Their Eyes Were Watching God, is an enduring Southern love story sparkling with wit, beauty, and heartfelt wisdom. Told in the captivating voice of a woman who refuses to live in sorrow, bitterness, fear, or foolish romantic dreams, it is the story of fair-skinned, fiercely... View more info

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THEIR EYES WERE WATCHING GOD

By: Hurston, Zora Neale

Price: $11.99

Publisher: Harper Perennial: 2013

Seller ID: 138450


With a Foreword by Edwidge Danticat and an Afterword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.One of the most important works of twentieth-century American literature, Zora Neale Hurston's beloved 1937 classic, Their Eyes Were Watching God, is an enduring Southern love story sparkling with wit, beauty, and heartfelt wisdom. Told in the captivating voice of a woman who refuses to live in sorrow, bitterness, fear, or foolish romantic dreams, it is the story of fair-skinned, fiercely... View more info

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THEIR EYES WERE WATCHING GOD

By: Hurston, Zora Neale

Price: $11.99

Publisher: Harper Perennial: 2013

Seller ID: 138451


With a Foreword by Edwidge Danticat and an Afterword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.One of the most important works of twentieth-century American literature, Zora Neale Hurston's beloved 1937 classic, Their Eyes Were Watching God, is an enduring Southern love story sparkling with wit, beauty, and heartfelt wisdom. Told in the captivating voice of a woman who refuses to live in sorrow, bitterness, fear, or foolish romantic dreams, it is the story of fair-skinned, fiercely... View more info

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THEIR EYES WERE WATCHING GOD

By: Hurston, Zora Neale

Price: $11.99

Publisher: Harper Perennial: 2013

Seller ID: 138452


With a Foreword by Edwidge Danticat and an Afterword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.One of the most important works of twentieth-century American literature, Zora Neale Hurston's beloved 1937 classic, Their Eyes Were Watching God, is an enduring Southern love story sparkling with wit, beauty, and heartfelt wisdom. Told in the captivating voice of a woman who refuses to live in sorrow, bitterness, fear, or foolish romantic dreams, it is the story of fair-skinned, fiercely... View more info