Monday, February 20, 2012

Black History Month 2012

Monday, February 20, 2012

African American History Month

February 2012

Reference Collection

Curtis, Nancy C. Black Heritage Sites: An African American Odyssey and Finder's Guide.
          Chicago: ALA, 1996. Ref E159.C95 1996

Smith, Jessie Carney. Black Firsts: 2000 Years of Extraordinary Achievement. Detroit: Visible Inc, 1994.            Ref E 195.B574 1994

Stepto, Gabriel Burns. The African American Years. New York: Thomson/Gale, 2003.

Regular Collection

Blackmon, Douglas A. Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II. New York: Doubleday, 2008. E185.2.B545 2008

Holt, Thomas C. Children of Fire: A History of African Americans. New York: Hill and Wang, 2010. E185.H57 2010

Litwack, Leon F. Been in the Storm So Long: The Aftermath of Slavery. New York: Vintage Books, 1980. E185.2.L57 1980

Moye, J. Todd. Freedom Flyers: The Tuskegee Airmen of World War II. New York: Oxford, 2010. D790.252 332nd M69 2010

Tayac, Gabrielle, General Ed. The IndiVisible: African-Native American Lives in the Americas. Washington, D.C.: National Museum of the American Indian Institution, 2009. E184.A1 I463 2009

Tuck, Stephen. We Ain't What We Ought to Be: The Black Freedom Struggle from Emancipation to Obama. Cambridge, MA: Harvard, 2010. E185.T797 2010

Verney, Kevern, and Lee Sartain, Eds. Long is the Way and Hard: One Hundred Years of the NAACP. Fayetteville, AR: University of Arkansas, 2009. E185.5.N276 L66 2009

Childrens Literature collection

Giovanni, Nikki. On My Journey Now: Looking at African-American History Through the Spirituals. Cambridge, MA: Candlewick Press, 2007. Curr Center. PS3557.I55 O6 2007

King, Martin Luther, Jr. I Have a Dream. New York: Scholastic Press, 1997. E185.61.K53 1997

Myers, Walter Dean. Now is Your Time!: The African-American Struggle for Freedom. New York: HarperCollins, 1991. Curr. Center E185.M96 1991

Rappaport, Doreen. Free at Last! Stories and Songs of Emancipation. Cambridge, MA: Candlewick Press, 2004. Curr Center E185.2.R27 2004


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