Print Resources

Some of the material used as learning and teaching resources is listed here. Some great stuff! Especially good? Life on the Color Line by Gregory Williams.

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Occupied America: The Chicano's Struggle Toward Liberation.
Acuna, Rodolfo. Harper & Row, 1972

Slaves in the Family.
Ball, Edward. Random House, 1998

Silent Covenants: Brown V. Board of Education and the Unfilled Hopes for Racial Reform.
Bell, Derrick. Oxford, 2004

Free at Last: A Documentary History of Slavery, Freedom, and the Civil War.
Berlin, Ira. New Press, 1993

Remembering Slavery: African Americans Talk About Their Personal Experiences of Slavery and Freedom.
Berlin, Ira. W. W. Norton and Company, 1998

Parting the Waters: America in the King Years, 1954-63.
Branch, Taylor. Simon & Schuster, 1988

Pillar of Fire: America in the King Years, 1963-65.
Branch, Taylor. Simon & Schuster, 1998

Free at Last: A History of the Civil Rights Movement and Those Who Died in the Struggle.
Bullard, Sara. Oxford University Press, 1994

The Politics of Rage: George Wallace,the Origins of the New Conservatism, and the Transformation of American Politics.
Carter, Dan. Simon & Schuster, 1995

Soul on Ice.
Cleaver, Eldridge. Original, 1968

After the Fact: The Art of Historical Detection.
Davdison, James West. McGraw Hill, 1999

Custer Died for Your Sins: An Indian Manifesto.
Deloria, Vine. University of Oklahoma Press, 1969

The Souls of Black Folks.
DuBois, W.E.B. DoverPublications, 1994

Brown V. Board of Education: A Civil Rights Milestone.
Good, Diane. Children's Press, 2004

The Autobiography of Malcolm X.
Haley, Alex. Original, 1964

Longman Companion to Slavery, Emancipation, and Civil Rights.
Harmer, Harry. Pearson Longman, 2001

The Sweeter the Juice: A Family Memoir in Black and White.
Haizlip, Shirlee Taylor Free Press, 1995

Confederates in the Attic: Dispatches from the Unfinished Civil War.
Horwitz, Tony. Pantheon Books, 1998

From Jim Crow to Civil Rights: The Supreme Court and the Struggle for Racial Equality.
Klarman, Michael Oxford, 2004

American Slavery: 1619-1877.
Kolchin, Peter Hill and Lang, 2003