Books For Black History Month

Top 10 Books For Black History Month

With Black History Month 2014 fast approaching, I thoght I’d include a list of Top 10 books for your reading pleasure. But first watch the video below. If this is not a clear reason why we must educate ourselves and our children about our rich culture and heritage, nothing is.

Reading from the Book Black People And Their Place In World History by Dr. Leroy Vaughn, MD, MBA, Historian, Honorary African Chief. Like Marcus Garvey said …

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Books | Top Five Books for Black History Month | Leeds Student Thu, 31 Oct 2013 16:55:18 GMT

To round off Black History Month LSi chose the top five books to highlight the fight against racial discrimination and prejudice. To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee is a searing portrayal of racial prejudice and discrimination in 

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New henry louis gates jr project documents 500 years of black history Fri, 11 Oct 2013 19:08:22 GMT

Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr. and his collaborator Dr. Donald Yacovone have exciting findings for African-American history buffs in his new book and six-part PBS documentary entitled The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross. …. As much as my Spirit will not allow my person to embrace “Skip Gates” (that’s a good pun skip gates) I am told that he was here in my Natchez at the Forks of the Road enslavement markets sites and interviewed Darrell White of the American 

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LIT LISTS: Top ten books for Black History month Thu, 17 Oct 2013 06:01:00 GMT

At the Guardian, Kirk named his top ten books for Black History month. (Black History Month is celebrated annually in the United States and Canada in February and the United Kingdom in October.) One title on the list:.

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African-American Genealogy: The Best No-Cost Websites – The Root Wed, 26 Oct 2011 07:01:00 GMT

Researching African-American and slave ancestry can be challenging because you’re tracing not just your own family tree but also those of slave owners.  Explore Your Ancestry: Best No-Cost Sites  histories, and finding aids,” this site provides free access through most public libraries to the census, Freedman’s Bank records, the Periodical Source Index (PERSI), genealogy and local history books, Revolutionary War records and the LexisNexis U.S. Serial Set.

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Top 10 Black History Books To Get You Started

Are you new to studying black history?

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A common question I’m asked is where do I begin? Granted there is a lot of information out there; but all of it is not written by African American scholars and the history tends to be distorted.  Here are my recommendations to the novice studying black history. These are easy to read and digest books that will form the foundation of your learning and library of essential books:

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100 Amazing Facts About The Negro
As A Man Thinketh
12 Universal Laws of Success
Sun Tzu – the Art of War
African Holistic Health
The Hood Health Handbook Volume One
The Hood Health Handbook Volume Two
Think And Grow Rich A Black Choice
The Blueprint For Black Power