Category: African American


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ONE MORE RIVER TO CROSS. The Stories of Twelve Black Americans.

By: Haskins, Jim.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Scholastic Inc.: 1992

Seller ID: 000017109

ISBN: 0590428969

Condition: Very good

Octavo, black cloth covers, 215 pages. Book and dust jacket are in Very Good condition. 092108D View more info

'New World A-Coming' Inside Black America.

By: Ottley, Roi.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The World Publishing Co.,: September 1945

Edition: first reprint edition

Seller ID: 000015238

Condition: Very good

A Life-in-America Prize Book. Illustrated by John O'Hara Cosgrove II. Octavo, brick colored cloth, vi [2] 364 pages. Color pictorial endpapers. Dust jacket very good, but with some wear and chipping at edges. 092108B View more info

MY REMEMBERS. A Black Sharecropper's Recollections of the Depression.

By: Stimpson Jr., Eddie. ("Sarge")

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Denton, TX, University of North Texas Press.: (1996)

Edition: first printing

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 000015698

ISBN: 092939898X

Condition: Fine

Introduction by James W. Byrd. Foreword by Frances Wells. Illustrated by Burnice Breckenridge. Octavo, xxi [1] 167 pages, black cloth covers. Includes index. Inscribed by the author. A first person account. "In 1929, near Plano, Texas, fifteen-and-a-half pound Eddie Stimpson, Jr. was born to a nineteen-year-old father and a fifteen-year-old mother... Using simple folk speech and spelling patterns, Sarge good-naturedly reveals what life was like for a black family during the Depression." 070400A View more info