- Library Set
- © Year
- Reading Level:
- Grade 10
- Interest Level:
- Grades 9 – 12
- At Level Resource
- 232 – 408 pp.
- 7 3/8" x 9 1/4"
- Black-and-White Photographs, Illustrations, Glossary, Index, Sidebars, Timelines
African American History and Culture
Resilience and triumph in the face of a tragic past has marked the trajectory of African Americans over time. Marginalized and relegated to slave status, early African Americans encountered endless obstacles in trying to secure freedom and basic human rights. The remarkable achievements of African Americans and the struggles--past and present--with which they have been confronted, are the subjects of this engrossing eBook series. From heart-breaking to awe-inspiring, the accounts described within these eBooks leave the reader with new insight and appreciation for this extraordinary culture--and the individuals whose accomplishments and sacrifices have made it what it is today.
• Explores life in Africa prior to the emergence of the slave trade
• Covers current as well as historical events
• Includes striking photographs of notable events and individuals
ReviewsSeries Review: African American History and Culture
"These well-organized, nicely written volumes contain a wealth of information and images that will be useful to high school and college students studying African American issues."
--Library Media Connection