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Heart and soul : the story of America and African Americans

Guided Reading Level: 

X
Heart and Soul

Publication Type:

Book

Authors:

Nelson,Kadir

Source:

Balzer + Bray, Volume 1st, New York, p.108 (2011)

Call Number:

Cubb Curr E185 .N427 2011

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/9427386

Keywords:

African Americans--History, African Americans--History--Juvenile literature, Civil rights movement, Slavery, United States--Civilization--African American influences, United States--Civilization--African American influences--Juvenile literature

Abstract:

Contents: Declarations of independence -- Slavery -- Abolition -- Lincoln's war -- Reconstruction -- Cowboys and Indians: Native Americans and westward Negroes -- Turn of the century and the great migration -- Harlem and the vote for women -- Hard times and World War II -- Black innovation -- Jim Crow's a-dying -- Revolution -- Epilogue.; Summary: A simple introduction to African-American history, from Revolutionary-era slavery up to the election of President Obama. Includes a timeline.

Publication Language:

eng

Notes:

Lexile measure 1050; Ages 9 and up