Jeffrey C. Stewart, Associate Professor of History at George Mason University, takes the reader on an all-encompassing journey through the entirety of African-American history that is pithy, provocative, and encyclopedic in scope. Here are all the people, terms, ideas, events, and social processes that make African-American history such a fascinating and inspiring subject.
1001 Things Everyone Should Know About African-American History covers all the significant information in six broad sections: Great Migrations; Civil Rights and Politics; Science, Inventions and Medicine; Sports; Military; Culture and Religion. It will entertain as well as instruct, and it can be read from beginning to end as well as opened at random and read at any length without confusion.
A necessary addition to every family's library, 1001 Things Everyone Should Know About African-American History presents African American history in a fun, engaging and intelligent way.
This book needs to be on every bookshelf in America!!!! Great for middle and high school children as a source of reference.Published 5 days ago by Evelyn
Good information to have, very interest and very helpful when teaching the children
Bought this for a black history month trivia game for work. There were many facts in this book I never realized. The book is filled with clear, short, but informative factoids. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Janeen Williamson
I orginally purchased this for myself, but my 20 year old grandson, begged me out of it. He is studying African-American history and plans to get his Bachelor of Science in this... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Bettye Sullivan
This has been a wonderful book. I am enjoy myself reading. All of us don't know where we are going until we count our blessings.Published 5 months ago by Gladys C Whiters
My nephew is a book worm, academic type kid. I got this for him for his 14th birthday. He really like it. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Tina_Says!
my kids wanted to know about African Americans so I went on amazon and I read the reviews to help me decide which book to choose and this was the right choice my kids enjoy reading... Read morePublished 8 months ago by F. Bossier
The book was in good condition and I received it in a great amount of time. This book is very educational and everyone should have one in their personal libraryPublished 8 months ago by Amazon Customer
This book is a great read. Its full of interesting facts. It is an easy read and I would recommend to anyone interested in the history of African Americans.Published 13 months ago by Cherye