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  • Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America (National Book Award Winner)

    The National Book Award winning history of how racist ideas were created, spread, and deeply rooted in American society. Some Americans insist that we're living in a post-racial society. But racist thought is not just alive and well in America--it is more sophisticated and more insidious than ever. And as award-winning historian Ibram X. Kendi argues, racist ideas have a long and lingering history, one in which nearly every great American thinker is complicit. In this deeply researched and fast-moving narrative, Kendi chronicles the entire stor...

    • ASIN: 1568584636
    • Brand: Nation Books

  • A History of America in Ten Strikes

    Recommended by The Nation, the New Republic, Current Affairs, Bustle, In These Times "Entertaining, tough-minded, strenuously argued."—The Nation A thrilling and timely account of ten moments in history when labor challenged the very nature of power in America, by the author called “a brilliant historian” by The Progressive magazine Powerful and accessible, A History of America in Ten Strikes challenges all of our contemporary assumptions around labor, unions, and American workers. In this brilliant book, labor historian Erik Loomis recou...

    • ASIN: 1620971615

  • The New Jim Crow

    Once in a great while a book comes along that changes the way we see the world and helps to fuel a nationwide social movement. The New Jim Crow is such a book. Praised by Harvard Law professor Lani Guinier as "brave and bold," this book directly challenges the notion that the election of Barack Obama signals a new era of colorblindness. With dazzling candor, legal scholar Michelle Alexander argues that "we have not ended racial caste in America; we have merely redesigned it." By targeting black men through the War on Drugs and decimating commun...

    • ASIN: B0067NCQVU

  • The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Revolution, 1770-1823

    David Brion Davis's books on the history of slavery reflect some of the most distinguished and influential thinking on the subject to appear in the past generation. The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Revolution, the sequel to Davis's Pulitzer Prize-winning The Problem of Slavery in Western Culture and the second volume of a proposed trilogy, is a truly monumental work of historical scholarship that first appeared in 1975 to critical acclaim both academic and literary. This reprint of that important work includes a new preface by the author, i...

    • ASIN: 0195126718
    • Color: Brown

  • We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy

    In this “urgently relevant”* collection featuring the landmark essay “The Case for Reparations,” the National Book Award–winning author of Between the World and Me “reflects on race, Barack Obama’s presidency and its jarring aftermath”*—including the election of Donald Trump. New York Times Bestseller • Finalist for the PEN/Jean Stein Book Award, the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, and the Dayton Literary Peace Prize Named One of the Best Books of the Year by The New York Times • USA Today • Time • Los Angeles Times ...

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  • Black Rednecks and White Liberals

    This explosive new book challenges many of the long-prevailing assumptions about blacks, about Jews, about Germans, about slavery, and about education. Plainly written, powerfully reasoned, and backed with a startling array of documented facts, Black Rednecks and White Liberals takes on not only the trendy intellectuals of our times but also such historic interpreters of American life as Alexis de Tocqueville and Frederick Law Olmsted. In a series of long essays, this book presents an in-depth look at key beliefs behind many mistaken and danger...

    • ASIN: 1594031436
    • Brand: Brand: Encounter Books

  • Slave Patrols: Law and Violence in Virginia and the Carolinas (Harvard Historical Studies)

    Obscured from our view of slaves and masters in America is a critical third party: the state, with its coercive power. This book completes the grim picture of slavery by showing us the origins, the nature, and the extent of slave patrols in Virginia and the Carolinas from the late seventeenth century through the end of the Civil War. Here we see how the patrols, formed by county courts and state militias, were the closest enforcers of codes governing slaves throughout the South.Mining a variety of sources, Sally Hadden presents the views of bot...

    • ASIN: 0674012348

  • Fortress America: How We Embraced Fear and Abandoned Democracy

    An award-winning historian untangles the roots of America's culture of fear, and argues that it imperils our democracyFor the last sixty years, fear has seeped into every area of American life: Americans own more guns than citizens of any other country, sequester themselves in gated communities, and retreat from public spaces. And yet, crime rates have plummeted, making life in America safer than ever. Why, then, are Americans so afraid-and where does this fear lead to?In this remarkable work of social history, Elaine Tyler May demonstrates how...

    • ASIN: 0465055923
    • Brand: BASIC

  • A Journey in the Seaboard Slave States

    In 1852, Frederick Law Olmsted, began his first journey down the Eastern Seaboard to visit the slave states of Washington, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama and Louisiana.His dispatches to The New York Times form the basis of this fascinating account of slavery before the American Civil War.This first-person account of the pre-war South presents a stark depiction of those states which relied upon a slave economy. He provides a vivid description of how both the slave-owning elites and the African-American populations liv...

    • ASIN: B01MUBRO8E

  • White Gold

    This is the forgotten story of the million white Europeans, snatched from their homes and taken in chains to the great slave markets of North Africa to be sold to the highest bidder. Ignored by their own governments, and forced to endure the harshest of conditions, very few lived to tell the tale. Using the firsthand testimony of a Cornish cabin boy named Thomas Pellow, Giles Milton vividly reconstructs a disturbing, little known chapter of history. Pellow was bought by the tyrannical sultan of Morocco who was constructing an imperial pleasure ...

    • ASIN: 0340794704
    • Brand: imusti

  • The Exodus

    Discover the real history of the Exodus and why it matters.Biblical scholars, Egyptologists, archaeologists, historians, literary scholars, anthropologists, and filmmakers are drawn to it.  Unable to find physical evidence until now, many archaeologists and scholars claim this mass migration is just a story, not history.  Others oppose this conclusion, defending the biblical account.Like a detective on an intricate case no one has yet solved, pioneering Bible scholar and bestselling author of Who Wrote the Bible? Richard Elliott Friedman cu...

    • ASIN: 0062565249

  • Black and Reformed: Seeing God's Sovereignty in the African-American Christian Experience

    African Americans have a rich Christian heritage beginning with church fathers such as Augustine and Tertulliana heritage often marginalized or overlooked. Anthony Carter shows how Reformed theology biblically addresses African-American experiences such as the horrors of the trans-Atlantic slave trade, also exploring the ways an explicitly black theology enhances our understanding of God and his Word. Includes study questions and a new foreword by Thabiti Anyabwile....

    • ASIN: 1629952303
    • Brand: P & R Publishing Co.

  • More Than Freedom: Fighting for Black Citizenship in a White Republic, 1829-1889

    A major new account of the Northern movement to establish African Americans as full citizens before, during, and after the Civil WarIn More Than Freedom, award-winning historian Stephen Kantrowitz offers a bold rethinking of the Civil War era. Kantrowitz show how the fight to abolish slavery was always part of a much broader campaign by African Americans to claim full citizenship and to remake the white republic into a place where they could belong. More Than Freedom chronicles this epic struggle through the lives of black and white abolitionis...

    • ASIN: 0143123440
    • Brand: Penguin Books

  • Thomas Jefferson, Legal History, and the Art of Recollection (Cambridge Historical Studies in American Law and Society)

    In this innovative book, historian Matthew Crow unpacks the legal and political thought of Thomas Jefferson as a tool for thinking about constitutional transformation, settler colonialism, and race and civic identity in the era of the American Revolution. Thomas Jefferson's practices of reading, writing, and collecting legal history grew out of broader histories of early modern empire and political thought. As a result of the peculiar ways in which he theorized and experienced the imperial crisis and revolutionary constitutionalism, Jefferson c...

    • ASIN: 1107161932

  • The Chosen Wars: How Judaism Became an American Religion

    “Weisman’s meticulously researched and fluently argued book is a compelling story of a glorious past. It is also a guide to the foreseeable future. The chosen wars rage on, but now, at least, we have a manual to help us fight them more mindfully.”—The Wall Street Journal The Chosen Wars is the important story of how Judaism enhanced America and how America inspired Judaism.Steven R. Weisman tells the dramatic history of how Judaism redefined itself in America in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries—the personalities that fought eac...

    • ASIN: B078MBTMYK

  • Stonewalled : My Fight for Truth Against the Forces of Obstruction, Intimidation, and Harassment in Obama's Washington

    New York Times BestsellerSeasoned CBS reporter and author of The Smear, Sharyl Attkisson reveals how she has been electronically surveilled while digging deep into the Obama Administration and its scandals, and offers an incisive critique

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  • The God Argument : The Case against Religion and for Humanism

    Examines the arguments for and against religion and advocates for humanism as a logical

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  • An Apology for Slavery; Or, Six Cogent Arguments Against the Immediate Abolition of the Slave-Trade.

    The 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record-keeping made possible by advances in the printing press. In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated

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  • Hella Nation : Looking for Happy Meals in Kandahar, Rocking the Side Pipe,Wingnut's War Against the Gap, and Other Adventures with the Totally Lost Tribes of America

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  • Observations : On the Reconciliation of Great-Britain, and the Colonies; In Which Are Exhibited, Arguments For, and Against, That Measure. by a Friend of American Liberty. [Three Lines of Quotations]

    The 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record-keeping made possible by advances in the printing press. In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated

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  • The Commission from God, of the Missionary Enterprise, Against the Sin of Slavery : And the Responsibility on the Church and Ministry for Its Fulfilment: An Address, Delivered in Tremont Temple, Boston, Thursday, May 27th, 1858 Before the American...

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  • Argument of Franklin Eliot Felton ... : Against the Extension of Robert Mushet's American Patent, Issued May 26th, 1857, for an Alleged Improvement in the Manufacture of Iron and Steel by the Pneumatic Method, Falsely Termed the Bessemer Process...

    Argument of Franklin Eliot Felton

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  • Letter to REV. Edwin H. Chapin, Lucius R. Paige et al., Containing Reasons for Refusing to Sign a Protest Against American Slavery

    Letter to REV. Edwin H. Chapin, Lucius R. Paige et al., Containing Reasons for Refusing to Sign a Protest Against American

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  • Arguments for and Against Limitation of Length of Freight Trains

    Arguments for and Against Limitation of Length of Freight

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  • Observations : On the Reconciliation of Great-Britain, and the Colonies: In Which Are Exhibited, Arguments For, and Against, That Measure. by a Friend of American Liberty. [Three Lines of Quotations]

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  • Should America offer reparations for slavery?

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    Why Did Europeans Enslave Africans?

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    Slavery - Crash Course US History #13

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