From Slavery to Freedom: A History of African Americans
The eighth edition of this best selling text has been thoroughly revised to include expanded material on the slave resistance, the recent history of African Americans in the United States, more on the history of women, and popular culture. The text has also been redesigned with new charts, maps, photographs, paintings, illustrations, and color inserts and an extensive package has been assembled, using technology and other multimedia to bring history to life. Written by distinguished and award-winning authors, retaining the same features that have made it the most popular text on African American History ever, and with fresh and appealing new features, From Slavery to Freedom remains the most revered, respected, honored text on the market.
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In 1971 a Gallup poll reported that 25 percent of employed blacks were
dissatisfied with their jobs, while only 9 percent of whites were dissatisfied.
Meanwhile, the dissatisfaction with the quality of community life was 44 percent
for blacks and ...
It was true that in 1976 about 30 percent of all black families earned $15,000 or
more, while only 2 percent had been at that level in 1966. But in 1976 about 31
percent of all blacks lived below the poverty line, compared to 42 percent in 1966
In 1982 the black unemployment rate was 18.9 percent, more than twice the
white rate of 8.4 percent. Even by 1985, when times were better, the
unemployment rate among blacks was 16.3 percent when the unemployment
rate among whites ...
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From Slavery to Freedom a history of African Americans actually starts earlier than slavery times beginning with a brief overview of some of the kingdoms and cultures of Africa and a general ... Read full review
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Land of Their Ancestors
Olaudah Equiano Gustavus Vassa Describes His Homeland1756
The African Way of Life
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From Slavery to Freedom: A History of African Americans, Volume 1
John Hope Franklin,Alfred A. Moss
No preview available - 1997