Heart and soul : the story of America and African Americans
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Source:Balzer + Bray, Volume 1st, New York, p.108 (2011)
Call Number:Cubb Curr E185 .N427 2011
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
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.
Lexile measure 1050; Ages 9 and up