90 Collage of Books in the History / African American Category — View a list.

Click for more detail about 1919 by Eve L. Ewing
Click for more detail about Stony the Road: Reconstruction, White Supremacy, and the Rise of Jim Crow by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Click for more detail about African History Notebook, Volume I & II by Joseph E. Harris
Click for more detail about The World According to Fannie Davis: My Mother’s Life in the Detroit Numbers by Bridgett M. Davis
Click for more detail about Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass by Frederick Douglass
Click for more detail about It Was All a Dream: A New Generation Confronts the Broken Promise to Black America by Reniqua Allen
Click for more detail about The End of White World Supremacy: Four Speeches by Malcolm X
Click for more detail about How to Unlock Your Genius Using Black History by David Simon
Click for more detail about An Uncommon Faith: A Pragmatic Approach to the Study of African American Religion by Eddie S. Glaude Jr.
Click for more detail about Hollywood Black by Donald Bogle
Click for more detail about Thursdays and Every Other Sunday Off: A Domestic Rap by Verta Mae by Vertamae Smart-Grosvenor
Click for more detail about Tigerland: The Miracle on East Broad Street by Wil Haygood
Click for more detail about Boss of Black Brooklyn: The Life and Times of Bertram L. Baker by Ron Howell
Click for more detail about What the Hell Do You Have to Lose?: Trump’s War on Civil Rights by Juan Williams
Click for more detail about Looking for Lorraine: The Radiant and Radical Life of Lorraine Hansberry by Imani Perry
Click for more detail about Birthright Citizens: A History of Race and Rights in Antebellum America by Martha S. Jones
Click for more detail about What Truth Sounds Like: Robert F. Kennedy, James Baldwin, and Our Unfinished Conversation About Race in America by Michael Eric Dyson
Click for more detail about Barracoon: The Story of the Last “Black Cargo” by Zora Neale Hurston and Deborah G. Plant
Click for more detail about Lighting the Fires of Freedom: African American Women in the Civil Rights Movement by Janet Dewart Bell
Click for more detail about The Colored Waiting Room: Empowering the Original and the New Civil Rights Movement by Kevin Shird
Click for more detail about A Perilous Path: Talking Race, Inequality, and the Law by Sherrilyn A. Ifill, Loretta Lynch, Bryan Stevenson, and Anthony C. Thompson
Click for more detail about Storming the Heavens: African Americans and the Early Fight for the Right to Fly by Gerald Horne
Click for more detail about Coretta: My Life, My Love, My Legacy by Coretta Scott King
Click for more detail about May We Forever Stand: A History of the Black National Anthem by Imani Perry
Click for more detail about Smoketown: The Untold Story of the Other Great Black Renaissance by Mark Whitaker
Click for more detail about Sojourner Truth: The Narrative of Sojourner Truth by Sojourner Truth
Click for more detail about The New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke by Jeffrey C. Stewart
Click for more detail about Black Fortunes: The Story of the First Six African Americans Who Escaped Slavery and Became Millionaires by Shomari Wills
Click for more detail about Three-Fifths a Man: A Graphic History of the African American Experience by Sid Jacobson and Ernie Colón
Click for more detail about Facing the Rising Sun: African Americans, Japan, and the Rise of Afro-Asian Solidarity by Gerald Horne
Click for more detail about The Negro in Literature and Art in the United States by Benjamin Brawley
Click for more detail about Remaking Black Power: How Black Women Transformed an Era by Ashley D. Farmer
Click for more detail about Rear Admiral Larry Chambers, USN: First African American to Command an Aircraft Carrier by Ric Murphy
Click for more detail about Black Men Built the Capitol: Discovering African-American History in and Around Washington, D.C. by Jesse J. Holland
Click for more detail about Hidden Figures Illustrated  The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race by Margot Lee Shetterly
Click for more detail about Unseen: Unpublished Black History from the New York Times Photo Archives by Dana Canedy, Darcy Eveleigh, Damien Cave, and Rachel L. Swarns
Click for more detail about The Dawn of Detroit: A Chronicle of Slavery and Freedom in the City of the Straits by Tiya Miles
Click for more detail about Defining Moments in Black History: Reading Between the Lies by Dick Gregory
Click for more detail about Black Detroit: A People’s History of Self-Determination by Herb Boyd
Click for more detail about Beyond Respectability: The Intellectual Thought of Race Women by Brittney Cooper
Click for more detail about Finding Oprah’s Roots: Finding Your Own by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Click for more detail about In Search of Our Roots: How 19 Extraordinary African Americans Reclaimed Their Past by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Click for more detail about Official Guide to the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture by National Museum of African American History & Culture
Click for more detail about Whose Harlem Is This, Anyway?: Community Politics and Grassroots Activism during the New Negro Era by Shannon King
Click for more detail about Eye On the Struggle: Ethel Payne, the First Lady of the Black Press by James Mcgrath Morris
Click for more detail about Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge by Erica Armstrong Dunbar
Click for more detail about The Original Black Elite: Daniel Murray and the Story of a Forgotten Era by Elizabeth Dowling Taylor
Click for more detail about The Blood of Emmett Till by Timothy B. Tyson
Click for more detail about The Price for Their Pound of Flesh: The Value of the Enslaved, from Womb to Grave, in the Building of a Nation by Daina Ramey Berry
Click for more detail about My Life, My Love, My Legacy by Coretta Scott King
Click for more detail about Heav’nly Tidings From the Afric Muse: The Grace and Genius of Phillis Wheatley Poet Laureate of the American Revolution by Richard Kigel
Click for more detail about The Birth of a Movement: How Birth of a Nation Ignited the Battle for Civil Rights by Dick Lehr
Click for more detail about Frederick Douglass in Brooklyn by Frederick Douglass
Click for more detail about The Revolution Has Come: Black Power, Gender, and the Black Panther Party in Oakland by Robyn C. Spencer
Click for more detail about Gordon Parks: I Am You: Selected Works 1934-1978 by Gordon Parks
Click for more detail about They Can’t Kill Us All: Ferguson, Baltimore, and a New Era in America’s Racial Justice Movement by Wesley Lowery
Click for more detail about Writing to Save a Life: The Louis Till File by John Edgar Wideman
Click for more detail about The Solution: How Africans in America Achieve Unity, Justice and Repair by Jay Morrison
Click for more detail about National Museum of African American History and Culture: A Souvenir Book by National Museum of African American History & Culture
Click for more detail about The Birth of a Nation: Nat Turner and the Making of a Movement by Nate Parker
Click for more detail about Dream a World Anew: The African American Experience and the Shaping of America by National Museum of African American History & Culture
Click for more detail about Begin with the Past: Building the National Museum of African American History and Culture by Mabel O. Wilson
Click for more detail about The Black Panthers: Portraits from an Unfinished Revolution by Bryan Shih and Yohuru Williams
Click for more detail about Black Power 50 by Sylviane A. Diouf and Komozi Woodward
Click for more detail about Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly
Click for more detail about The Counter-Revolution of 1776: Slave Resistance and the Origins of the United States of America by Gerald Horne
Click for more detail about The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks about Race by Jesmyn Ward
Click for more detail about Harlem: The Crucible of Modern African American Culture by Lionel C. Bascom
Click for more detail about BYWORD “A Nation Called out of Their Name” by Mark Makabi
Click for more detail about The Strange Career of William Ellis: The Texas Slave Who Became a Mexican Millionaire by Karl Jacoby
Click for more detail about Blood Brothers: The Fatal Friendship Between Muhammad Ali and Malcolm X by Randy Roberts and Johnny Smith
Click for more detail about The Black Calhouns: From Civil War to Civil Rights with One African American Family by Gail Lumet Buckley
Click for more detail about The Radical King (King Legacy) by Martin Luther King, Jr.
Click for more detail about Democracy in Black: How Race Still Enslaves the American Soul by Eddie S. Glaude Jr.
Click for more detail about The Invisibles: The Untold Story of African American Slaves in the White House  by Jesse J. Holland
Click for more detail about Alex Haley: And The Books That Changed A Nation by Robert J. Norrell
Click for more detail about Prince of Darkness: The Untold Story of Jeremiah G. Hamilton, Wall Street’s First Black Millionaire by Shane White
Click for more detail about Ties That Bind: The Story Of An Afro-Cherokee Family In Slavery And Freedom (American Crossroads) by Tiya Miles
Click for more detail about Spectacle: The Astonishing Life Of Ota Benga by Pamela Newkirk
Click for more detail about Firefight: The Century-Long Battle to Integrate New York’s Bravest by Ginger Adams Otis
Click for more detail about Thomas the Melungeon: His Locust Family of Free Persons of Color Civil and Revolutionary War Patriots

 by Gigi Best
Click for more detail about Jimmie Lee & James: Two Lives, Two Deaths, and the Movement that Changed America by Steve Fiffer and Adar Cohen
Click for more detail about America The Black Point Of View by Tony Rose
Click for more detail about 7-10 Split: My Journey As America’s Whitest Black Kid by Michael Gordon Bennett
Click for more detail about African Americans of Tampa (Images of America) by Ersula Knox Odom
Click for more detail about Black Prophetic Fire by Cornel West
Click for more detail about Death Of A King: The Real Story Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Final Year by Tavis Smiley
Click for more detail about The African Americans: Many Rivers To Cross by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Click for more detail about First Class: The Legacy of Dunbar, America's First Black Public High School by Alison Stewart
Click for more detail about Help Me To Find My People: The African American Search For Family Lost In Slavery by Heather Andrea Williams