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West Carroll Parish Library
Corner Highway 17 and Marietta • PO Box 703
Oak Grove, Louisiana 71263
Phone: 318.428.4100  • Fax: 318.428.9887  
Black History Month
2006
Shades of glory : the negro leagues and the story of African-American baseball
Book Jacket   Lawrence B. Hogan with a foreword by Jules Tygiel..
2006
Moses : when Harriet Tubman led her people to freedom
Book Jacket   Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Kadir Nelson.
 
2005
Living Black history : how reimagining the African-American past can remake America's racial future
 Manning Marable.
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2005
Bright boulevards, bold dreams : the story of Black Hollywood
 Donald Bogle.
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2005
Messengers : portraits of African American ministers, evangelists, gospel singers, and other messengers of the Word
Book Jacket   David Ritz ; photographer, Nicola Goode.
2004
The Deacons for Defense : armed resistance and the civil rights movement
Book Jacket   Lance Hill
 
2005
She would not be moved : how we tell the story of Rosa Parks and the Montgomery bus boycott
 Herbert Kohl ; introduction by Marian Wright Edelman.
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2005
The forbidden schoolhouse : the true and dramatic story of Prudence Crandall and her students.
 Suzanne Jurmain.
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2004
The Black regiment of the American Revolution
Book Jacket   Linda Crotta Brennan ; illustrated by Cheryl Kirk Noll.
2004
I'll find a way or make one : a tribute to historically Black colleges and universities
Book Jacket   Juan Williams and Dwayne Ashley with Shawn Rhea.
 
1999
Never before, never again : the stirring autobiography of Eddie Robinson, the winningest coach in the history of college football
 Eddie Robinson with Richard Lapchick.
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2006
The senator and the socialite : the true story of America's first Black dynasty
 Lawrence Otis Graham.
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2000
The historical cookbook of the American Negro
Book Jacket   National Council of Negro Women ; foreword by Dorothy I. Height ; introduction by Anne L. Bower ; originally compiled and edited by Sue Bailey Thurman.
2004
The power of one : Daisy Bates and the Little Rock Nine
Book Jacket   by Judith Bloom Fradin & Dennis Brindell Fradin.
 
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2003
Brown sugar : soul food desserts from family and friends
 Joyce White.
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2005
A colored woman in a white world
Book Jacket   Mary Church Terrell ; with a foreword by Deborah Newman Ham.
2005
Dream boogie : the triumph of Sam Cooke
Book Jacket   Peter Guralnick.
 
2005
The Harlem Renaissance
 Andy Koopmans.
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2003
Jumping the broom : the African-American wedding planner
 Harriette Cole.
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2006
Nowhere is a place
Book Jacket   Bernice L. McFadden.
2006
The Oxford anthology of African-American poetry
Book Jacket   edited by Arnold Rampersad ; associate editor, Hilary Herbold.
 
2002
Quilting the black-eyed pea : poems and not quite poems
 Nikki Giovanni.
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2003
Self-seduction : your ultimate path to inner and outer beauty
 Mikki Taylor ; with photographs by Paul Lange.
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2005
The tribe of black Ulysses : African American lumber workers in the Jim Crow south
Book Jacket   William P. Jones.
2005
Uncloudy days the gospel music encyclopedia
Book Jacket   by Bill Carpenter
 
2006
Harlem speaks : a living history of the Harlem Renaissance
 [compiled by] Cary D. Wintz.
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2006
Be restored! : God's power for African American women
 Debra Berry.
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2003
Summer snow : reflections from a Black daughter of the South
Book Jacket   Trudier Harris.
2009
Michelle Obama : an American story
Book Jacket   by David Colbert.
 
2008
Michelle : a biography
 Liza Mundy.
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2009
Barack Obama : 44th U.S. president
 by Tom Robinson.
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2006
The audacity of hope thoughts on reclaiming the American dream
Book Jacket   Barack Obama.
2007
African american history for dummies
Book Jacket   by Ronda Racha Penrice.
 
2007
Africa : a look back
 by James Haskins and Kathleen Benson.
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2009
The Black girl next door : a memoir
 Jennifer Baszile.
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2008
The echo from Dealey Plaza : the true story of the first African American on the White House Secret Service detail and his quest for justice after the assassination of JFK
Book Jacket   Abraham Bolden.
1968
My bondage and my freedom
Book Jacket   Frederick Douglass ; with a new introd. by Philip S. Foner.
 
2004
Clotel, or, The president's daughter
 William Wells Brown ; ed. with an introd. and notes by M. Giulia Fabi.
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2007
Atlas of African-American history
 James Ciment.
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2009
Up from history : the life of Booker T. Washington
Book Jacket   Robert J. Norrell.
2007
Daughters of men : portraits of African-American women and their fathers
Book Jacket   Rachel Vassel ; photography by Derek Blanks.
 
2007
Dear self : a year in the life of a welfare mother
 Richelene Mitchell ; foreword by Zaid Shakir ; introduction by Melanie Mitchell.
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