Black History Month 2005 Bibliography


Books in the Black History Month Display February 2005

Clicking the titles will bring you to the Pace University Library holdings for each title..  These titles are available to be checked out and enjoyed at your leisure.
  1. Unforgivable Blackness: the rise and fall of Jack Johnson
  2. America beyond the color line
  1. Passages to freedom : the Underground Railroad in history and memory  
  2. A history of African-American artists : from 1792 to the present  
  3. Lost prophet : the life and times of Bayard Rustin  
  4. Ready for revolution : the life and struggles of Stokely Carmichael   
  5. The souls of Black folk : one hundred years later    
  6. North star country : upstate New York and the crusade for African American freedom  
  7. In the shadow of slavery : African Americans in New York City, 1626-1863     
  8. In the company of Black men : the African influence on African American culture in New York    
  9. The rebellious slave : Nat Turner in American memory  
  10. Death of innocence : the story of the hate crime that changed America    
  11. The impact of the Haitian Revolution in the Atlantic world
  12. Negro league baseball : the rise and ruin of a Black institution
  13. Her dream of dreams : the rise and triumph of Madam C.J. Walker    
  14. Captive passage : the transatlantic slave trade and the making of the Americas    
  15. The great New York conspiracy of 1741 : slavery, crime, and colonial law   
  16. Jelly's blues : the life, music, and redemption of Jelly Roll Morton
  17. Louis Armstrong : the offstage story of Satchmo
  18. Escaping the delta : Robert Johnson and the invention of the blues  
  19. Reflections in Black : a history of Black photographers, 1840 to the present
  20. On the morning tide : African Americans, history and methodology in the historical ebb and flow of Hudson River society  
  21. Mighty change, tall within : Black identity in the Hudson Valley    
  22. Strength to love / Martin Luther King, Jr
  23. The autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr     
  24. Black noise : rap music and black culture in contemporary America    
  25. Sojourner Truth : a life, a symbol
  26. The autobiography of Malcolm X     
  27. The black hearts of men : radical abolitionists and the transformation of race   
  28. Harriet Jacobs : a life
  29. The bondwoman's narrative   
  30. Freedom's daughters : the unsung heroines of the civil rights movement from 1830 to 1970  
  31. From slavery to freedom : a history of African Americans 
  32. Jacob Lawrence : the migration series
  33. The Dream
  34. To stand and fight : the struggle for civil rights in postwar New York City
  35. One shot Harris : the photographs of Charles "Teenie" Harris
  36. At the hands of persons unknown : the lynching of Black America
  37. African American Lives
Created by Pace University Library
Revised 2/8/05
Christina Blenkle