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By Ilyasah Al-shabazz (editor), Herb Boyd (editor), James H. Cone (other contributor) and Haki R. Madhubuti (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9780883783511 | Third World Pr, November 15, 2013, cover price $31.95

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Product Description: Compiled as a response to Manning Marable's controversial new biography of Malcolm X, more than 30 noted scholars from the African American community offer their opinions on Marable's portrayal of the man whose short life still inspires speculation of what might have been...read more
By Herb Boyd (editor), Ron Daniels (editor), Maulana Karenga (editor) and Haki R. Madhubuti (editor)

Paperback:

9780883783368 | Third World Pr, February 28, 2012, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Compiled as a response to Manning Marable's controversial new biography of Malcolm X, more than 30 noted scholars from the African American community offer their opinions on Marable's portrayal of the man whose short life still inspires speculation of what might have been.

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Product Description: No modern tragedy has had a greater impact on race relations in America than the kidnapping and murder of Emmett Till. A 14-year-old black boy from Chicago visiting relatives in Mississippi in 1955, Till was taken from his uncle’s home by two white men; several days later, his body was found in the Tallahatchie River...read more

Hardcover:

9781556527838 | Chicago Review Pr, January 1, 2010, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: No modern tragedy has had a greater impact on race relations in America than the kidnapping and murder of Emmett Till.

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Product Description: No modern tragedy has had a greater impact on race relations in America than the kidnapping and murder of Emmett Till. A 14-year-old black boy from Chicago visiting relatives in Mississippi in 1955, Till was taken from his uncle’s home by two white men; several days later, his body was found in the Tallahatchie River...read more
By Herb Boyd (contributor) and Simeon Wright

Paperback:

9781569768198 | Reprint edition (Chicago Review Pr, September 1, 2011), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: No modern tragedy has had a greater impact on race relations in America than the kidnapping and murder of Emmett Till.

A collection of more than one hundred excerpts features slave narratives, social histories, poems, and stories by such writers as Frederick Douglass, James Baldwin, and Malcolm X
By Robert L. Allen (editor), Herb Boyd (editor) and Tom Feelings (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780345376701 | 1 edition (Ballantine Books, February 1, 1995), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: A collection of more than one hundred excerpts features slave narratives, social histories, poems, and stories by such writers as Frederick Douglass, James Baldwin, and Malcolm X

Prebinding:

9781439504956 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 26, 2008), cover price $31.95 | also contains Brotherman: The Odyssey of Black Men in America

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Product Description: Baldwin's Harlem is an intimate portrait of the life and genius of one of our most brilliant literary minds: James Baldwin. Perhaps no other writer is as synonymous with Harlem as James Baldwin (1924-1987). The events there that shaped his youth greatly influenced Baldwin's work, much of which focused on his experiences as a black man in white America...read more

Hardcover:

9780743293075 | 1 edition (Atria Books, January 8, 2008), cover price $24.00 | About this edition: A portrait of the iconic author offers insight into Baldwin's connection to the city of Harlem, from his relationship with poet laureate Countee Cullen and student writings at Frederick Douglass Junior High to his diverse views on Harlem's community life.

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9780743293082 | Reprint edition (Atria Books, December 30, 2008), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Baldwin's Harlem is an intimate portrait of the life and genius of one of our most brilliant literary minds: James Baldwin.

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Looks at early African history, including that of ancient Egypt, and describes African folklore and culture
By Herb Boyd and Shey Wolvek-Pfister (illustrator)

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9780863161445 | Writers & Readers, November 1, 1991, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Looks at early African history, including that of ancient Egypt, and describes African folklore and culture

Product Description: Originally published: New York: Baronet Books, c1996.

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9781424006366 | Gardners Books, February 4, 2007, cover price $7.20 | About this edition: Originally published: New York: Baronet Books, c1996.

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Chronicles the life and career of champion boxer Sugar Ray Robinson against the backdrop of Harlem in its heyday, examining both his extraordinary athletic accomplishments and his turbulent personal life. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780060188764 | Amistad Pr, February 1, 2005, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Chronicles the life and career of champion boxer Sugar Ray Robinson against the backdrop of Harlem in its heyday.

Paperback:

9780060934385 | Reprint edition (Amistad Pr, January 1, 2006), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Chronicles the life and career of champion boxer Sugar Ray Robinson against the backdrop of Harlem in its heyday.

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Product Description: Originally published: New York: Baronet Books, c1996.
By Herb Boyd and Pablo Marcos (illustrator)

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9781596792586 | Abdo Pub Co, January 1, 2005, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: Originally published: New York: Baronet Books, c1996.

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Chronicles the significant events and key figures from the civil right movement, including the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr., the murder of Emmet Till, and the Watts riots, with archival audio recordings on the accompanying CDs.
By Herb Boyd, Ossie Davis (narrator) and Ruby Dee (narrator)

Hardcover:

9781402202131 | Har/cdr/co edition (Sourcebooks Inc Media Fusion, October 1, 2004), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Chronicles the significant events and key figures from the civil right movement, including the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr.

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A remarkable anthology of fiction, nonfiction, memoir, poetry, and other narratives provides a rich kaleidoscopic portrait of Harlem at diverse points in its history from the Harlem Renaissance to the present day, as seen through the eyes of Malcolm X, Maya Angelou, langston Hughes, Chester Himes, Duke Allington, Sidney Poitier, Ruby Dee, and others. Original. 15,000 first printing. (view table of contents)
By Herb Boyd (editor)

Paperback:

9781400046812 | 1 edition (Three Rivers Pr, May 1, 2003), cover price $19.00 | About this edition: An anthology of fiction, nonfiction, memoirs, poetry, and other narratives provides a portrait of Harlem.

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Product Description: In Race and Resistance: African-Americans in the Twenty-First Century, leading African-American scholars and activists discuss the state of Black America today and the prospects for achieving full civil rights and equality.This broad, inclusive anthology makes a vital contribution to our understanding of racism and how it can be overcome...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Herb Boyd (editor)

Hardcover:

9780896086531 | South End Pr, August 1, 2002, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: The "color line" defined American society in the twentieth century.

Paperback:

9780896086524 | South End Pr, August 1, 2002, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: In Race and Resistance: African-Americans in the Twenty-First Century, leading African-American scholars and activists discuss the state of Black America today and the prospects for achieving full civil rights and equality.

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Three centuries of African-American history are richly chronicled using first-person narratives by the likes of Phillis Wheatley, Frederick Douglass, Harriett Tubman, Marcus Garvey, Malcolm X, and Martin Luther King, Jr., among many others. Reprint. 25,000 first printing. (view table of contents)
By Herb Boyd (editor)

Hardcover:

9780385492782 | Doubleday, February 1, 2000, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Chronicles three centuries of African American history with first-person narratives by Phyllis Wheatley, Frederick Douglass, Harriett Tubman, Marcus Garvey, Malcolm X, Martin Luther King, and other important figures

Paperback:

9780385492799 | Reprint edition (Anchor Books, December 1, 2000), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Chronicles three centuries of African American history with first-person narratives by Phyllis Wheatley, Frederick Douglass, Harriett Tubman, Marcus Garvey, Malcolm X, Martin Luther King, and other important figures.

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Brings together 150 writings by such noted African Americans as Muhammed Ali, Arthur Ashe, Duke Ellington, and W.E.B. Du Bois, in a collection of memories, social histories, slave narratives, and more. Reprint. Winner of the American Book Award. Tour. (view table of contents)

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9780345383174 | Reprint edition (One World, February 1, 1996), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: A collection of more than one hundred excerpts features slave narratives, social histories, poems, and stories by such writers as Frederick Douglass, James Baldwin, and Malcolm X

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A collection of more than one hundred excerpts features slave narratives, social histories, poems, and stories by such writers as Frederick Douglass, James Baldwin, and Malcolm X

Prebinding:

9780613997096 | Turtleback Books, January 30, 1996, cover price $36.70 | About this edition: A collection of more than one hundred excerpts features slave narratives, social histories, poems, and stories by such writers as Frederick Douglass, James Baldwin, and Malcolm X

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Recounts the history of the Black Panthers, discusses their principles and accomplishments, and describes how both police hostility and internal dissension brought about their decline

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9780863161964 | Writers & Readers, August 1, 1995, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Recounts the history of the Black Panthers, discusses their principles and accomplishments, and describes how both police hostility and internal dissension brought about their decline

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Presenting answers to lesser-known questions about noted African Americans and their experiences between 1619 and the present, an anecdotal volume reveals such facts as what the 'X' signifies in Malcolm X's name and who the Real McCoy was. Original.

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9780380775231 | Avon Books, February 1, 1995, cover price $12.50 | About this edition: Presenting answers to lesser-known questions about noted African Americans and their experiences between 1619 and the present, an anecdotal volume reveals such facts as what the 'X' signifies in Malcolm X's name and who the Real McCoy was

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Product Description: Seductive Sayings: Marilyn Monroe Her Own Words on Sex, Fame, Hollywood, and Marilyn [Nov 01, 1994] Boyd, Herb

Hardcover:

9780681453647 | Longmeadow Pr, November 1, 1994, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Seductive Sayings: Marilyn Monroe Her Own Words on Sex, Fame, Hollywood, and Marilyn [Nov 01, 1994] Boyd, Herb

Presenting answers to lesser-known questions about noted African Americans and their experiences between 1619 and the present, an anecdotal volume reveals such facts as what the 'X' signifies in Malcolm X's name and who the Real McCoy was

Paperback:

9780788198588 | Diane Pub Co, March 1, 1994, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Presenting answers to lesser-known questions about noted African Americans and their experiences between 1619 and the present, an anecdotal volume reveals such facts as what the 'X' signifies in Malcolm X's name and who the Real McCoy was

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