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A child's introduction to African American history : the experience, people, and events that shaped our country

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First edition.

"This illustrated introduction to African American history goes beyond what's taught in the classroom giving young readers a more comprehensive look at this timely and important topic. ...Chronicles the story of African Americans from the slave trade through the American Revolution and the Civil War to the Tuskegee experiments, the Civil Rights movement, the election of Barack Obama. Sections throughout highlight the contribution of African Americans to the arts, music, literature, culture, sports and more. Lives of inspiring African American artists, inventors, and politicians including Harriet Tubman, Langston Hughes, Oprah Winfrey, Louis Armstrong, Serena Williams, are featured as well. ...The book also features interactive projects that kids can do on their own or with their guardians including recipes and crafts"--

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Livonia Public Library J 973.04 ASI (Text)
Children's Library
Wadsworth Library - Geneseo J 973.049 ASI (Text)
Children's Nonfiction
Wood Library Association - Canandaigua j973.04 ASI (Text)
Children's Nonfiction

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