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Between the world and me —Coates, Ta-Nehisi.
Book
2015
5 available of 16 items

"For Ta-Nehisi Coates, history has always been personal. At every stage of his life, he's sought in his explorations of history answers to the mysteries that surrounded him -- most urgently, why he, and other black peopl...

Who was Martin Luther King, Jr.? —Bader, Bonnie, 1961-
Book
2008
5 available of 9 items

An introduction to the life Martin Luther King, Jr. Including how he organized the Montgomery Bus Boycott and African American people across the country in support of the right to vote, desegregation, and other basic civ...

Queen & Slim
DVD
2020
29 available of 60 items

While on a forgettable first date together in Ohio, a black man and a black woman, are pulled over for a minor traffic infraction. The situation escalates, with sudden and tragic results, when the man kills the police of...

Selma
DVD
2015
31 available of 39 items

Selma chronicles the tumultuous three-month period in 1965, when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. led a dangerous campaign to secure equal voting rights in the face of violent opposition. The epic march from Selma to Montgome...

Who was Rosa Parks? —McDonough, Yona Zeldis, author.
Book
2010
4 available of 12 items

I am Martin Luther King, Jr. —Meltzer, Brad, author.
Book
2016
7 available of 10 items

"A biography of Martin Luther King Jr. that tells the story of how he used nonviolence to lead the civil rights movement"--Provided by publisher.

Freedom in Congo Square —Weatherford, Carole Boston, 1956- author.
Book
2016
9 available of 10 items

A poetic tribute to a lesser-known part of African-American history describes how after working relentlessly for more than six days, slaves in nineteenth-century New Orleans were permitted to congregate in Congo Square

Be a king : Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream and you —Weatherford, Carole Boston, 1956- author.
Book
2018
2 available of 3 items

"You can be a King. Stamp out hatred. Put your foot down and walk tall. You can be a King. Beat the drum for justice. March to your own conscience. Featuring a dual narrative of the key moments of Dr. King's life alongsi...

I am Rosa Parks —Meltzer, Brad.
Book
2014
7 available of 11 items

Overground railroad : the Green Book and the roots of Black travel in America —Taylor, Candacy A., author.
Book
2020
2 available of 5 items

The first book to explore the historical role and residual impact of the Green Book, a travel guide for black motorists. Published from 1936 to 1966, the Green Book was hailed as the "black travel guide to America." At t...

We were eight years in power : an American tragedy —Coates, Ta-Nehisi, author.
Book
2017
13 available of 15 items

A portrait of the historic Barack Obama era features essays originally published in "The Atlantic," including "Fear of a Black President" and "The Case for Reparations," as well as new essays revisiting each year of the ...

Roots —Haley, Alex.
Book
1976
20 available of 23 items

Nightjohn —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
1993
77 available of 80 items

Twelve-year-old Sarny's brutal life as a slave becomes even more dangerous when a newly arrived slave offers to teach her how to read.

Copper sun —Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)
Book
2006
3 available of 5 items

Two fifteen-year-old girls--one a slave and the other an indentured servant--escape their Carolina plantation and try to make their way to Fort Moses, Florida, a Spanish colony that gives sanctuary to slaves.

Lakewood : a novel —Giddings, Megan, author.
Book
2020
4 available of 8 items

"A stunning debut novel that delves fearlessly into the taboo subject of modern-day medical experimentation on African Americans"-- Provided by publisher.

Chains —Anderson, Laurie Halse.
Book
2008
19 available of 20 items

After being sold to a cruel couple in New York City, a slave named Isabel spies for the rebels during the Revolutionary War.

Selma
Blu-ray
2017
10 available of 11 items

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s historical struggle to secure voting rights for all people. A dangerous and terrifying campaign that culminated with an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1964.

Roll of thunder, hear my cry —Taylor, Mildred D.
Book
2004
2 available of 5 items

A black family living in the South during the 1930's are faced with prejudice and discrimination which their children don't understand.

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