Freedom on My Mind, Volume 1
  • Author : Deborah Gray White
  • Release Date : 09 September 2016
  • Publisher : Bedford/St. Martin's
  • Genre : History
  • Pages : 400
  • ISBN 13 : 1319060528

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Book excerpt: Freedom on My Mind is Bedford/St. Martin's African American history survey textbook that follows the tradition of Calloway's First Peoples and DuBois and Dumenil's Through Women's Eyes in combining historical narrative and primary sources in one book. Each chapter includes a document project based on a theme or event that challenges students to analyze the sources and consider them within the context of the history they just read. Authored by a team of respected historians and teachers, Freedom on My Mind presents African American history from the early slave trade in Africa through the present day and tells the African American story within the larger context of United States history.

Freedom on My Mind  Volume 1

Freedom on My Mind Volume 1

Author : Deborah Gray White,Mia Bay,Waldo E. Martin, Jr.
Publisher : Bedford/St. Martin's
Genre : History
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Freedom on My Mind is Bedford/St. Martin's African American history survey textbook that follows the tradition of Calloway's First Peoples and DuBois and Dumenil's Through Women's Eyes in combining historical narrative and primary sources in one book. Each chapter includes a document project based on a theme or event ...

Freedom on My Mind  Volume I

Freedom on My Mind Volume I

Author : Deborah Gray White,Mia Bay,Waldo E. Martin, Jr.
Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
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Publisher : Bedford/st Martins
Genre : History
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