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Black Athena: The Afroasiatic Roots of Classical Civilization

Black Athena: The Afroasiatic Roots of Classical Civilization

"Written with elegance, wit, and self-awareness ... this account is as gripping a tale of scholarly detection and discovery as one could hope to find."
—Margaret Drabble, "The Observer,"
"A formidable work of intellectual history." —"Christian Science Monitor". Winner of the American Book Award. Simultaneous. Hardcover available. 608 pp.

Author:
Bernal, Martin
Publisher:
Rutgers University Press
ISBN:
9780813512778
Category:
History / Europe / Greece (see also Ancient / Greece)
Format:
Paper
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$38.95
Black Elk Speaks: The Complete Edition

Black Elk Speaks: The Complete Edition

Tells the story of the Oglala Lakota visionary and healer Nicholas Black Elk (1863–1950) and his people during momentous twilight years of the 19th-century. Reissue. 424 pp.

Author:
Neihardt, John G.
Publisher:
University of Nebraska Press
ISBN:
9780803283916
Category:
History / Native American
Format:
Paper
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Price:
$19.95
Inconvenient Indian, The: A Curious Account of Native People in North America

Inconvenient Indian, The: A Curious Account of Native People in North America

Thomas King offers a deeply knowing, darkly funny, unabashedly opinionated and utterly unconventional account of Indian–White relations in North America since initial contact—one that ultimately rejects the pessimism and cynicism with which Indians and Whites regard one another to chart a new and just way forward. 287 pp.

Author:
King, Thomas
Publisher:
Univ of Minnesota Pr
ISBN:
9780816689767
Category:
History / Native American
Format:
Hardcover
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Price:
$24.95
Through Deaf Eyes: A Photographic History of the American Deaf Community

Through Deaf Eyes: A Photographic History of the American Deaf Community

Featuring more than 200 full-color photographs, "Through Deaf Eyes" depicts the story of Deaf America. Photographs reveal the character of deaf people in school settings, the workplace, during wartime and using their cultural signature, American Sign Language. This work offers a unique perspective on the value of human difference. 200 pp.

Author:
Baynton, Douglas C.; Gannon, Jack R.; & Bergey, Jean Lindquist
Publisher:
Gallaudet University Press
ISBN:
9781563683473
Category:
History / Social History
Format:
Hardcover
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Price:
$40.00
Women's Liberation and the African Freedom Struggle

Women's Liberation and the African Freedom Struggle

“There is no true social revolution without the liberation of women," explains leader of the 1983–87 revolution in Burkina Faso. Workers and peasants in that African country established a popular revolutionary government and began to combat the hunger, illiteracy and economic backwardness imposed by imperialist domination. Original. 69 pp.

Author:
Sankara, Thomas
Publisher:
Pathfinder Press
ISBN:
9780873489881
Category:
History / Africa / West
Format:
Paper
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Now
Price:
$8.00
 
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