Heart and soul : the story of America and African Americans

Nelson, Kadir

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  • Creator words and paintings by Kadir Nelson
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication 1st ed. New York : Balzer + Bray, ©2011.
  • Physical Details
    • 108 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • ISBNs 9780061730740, 0061730742, 9780061730764, 0061730769, 0061730793, 9780061730795
  • OCLC ocn685120438

Summary

  • An simple introduction to African-American history, from Revolutionary-era slavery up to the election of President Obama.

Notes

  • Baldwin Library copy signed by the author.
  • "Balzer + Bray is an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers ; Typography by Martha Rago"--Title page verso.
  • Includes index.
  • Includes bibliographical references (page 104) and index.

Contents

  • Declarations of independence -- Slavery -- Abolition -- Lincoln's war -- Reconstruction -- Cowboys and Indians: Native Americans and westward Negroes -- Turn of the century and the great migration -- Harlem and the vote for women -- Hard times and World War II -- Black innovation -- Jim Crow's a-dying -- Revolution -- Epilogue
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