search for books and compare prices
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. has written 13 work(s)
Search for other authors with the same name
displaying 1 to 13 | at end
show results in order: alphabetically | oldest to newest | newest to oldest
Cover for 9780807162651 Cover for 9781469626185 Cover for 9780534342814 Cover for 9781469618005 Cover for 9781469626147 Cover for 9781483017495 Cover for 9781483017501 Cover for 9781938486296 Cover for 9780199920785 Cover for 9783869305301 Cover for 9780300141900 Cover for 9780300141917 Cover for 9780974364872 Cover for 9780393975789 Cover for 9780465018505 Cover for 9780061695131
cover image for 9780807162651
Product Description: In the 1980s, Willis McGlascoe Carter's handwritten memoir turned up unexpectedly in the hands of a midwestern antiques dealer. Its twenty-two pages told a fascinating story of a man born into slavery in Virginia who, at the onset of freedom, gained an education, became a teacher, started a family, and edited a newspaper...read more

Hardcover:

9780807162651 | Louisiana State Univ Pr, May 16, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: In the 1980s, Willis McGlascoe Carter's handwritten memoir turned up unexpectedly in the hands of a midwestern antiques dealer.

cover image for 9781469626185
Product Description: Who are we, and where do we come from? The fundamental drive to answer these questions is at the heart of Finding Your Roots, the companion book to the hit PBS documentary series. As scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr. clearly demonstrates, the tools of cutting-edge genomics and deep genealogical research now allow us to learn more about our roots and look further back in time than ever before...read more

Hardcover:

9781469626185, titled "Finding Your Roots, Season 2: The Official Companion to the PBS Series" | Mti edition (Univ of North Carolina Pr, March 23, 2016), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Who are we, and where do we come from?

cover image for 9780534342814
Product Description: Book by Vernoy, Mark, Vernoy, Judith
By Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (foreword by)

Paperback:

9780534342814, titled "Workbook for Behavioral Statistics in Action" | 2 workbook edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 1997), cover price $29.95 | also contains Workbook for Behavioral Statistics in Action | About this edition: Book by Vernoy, Mark, Vernoy, Judith

cover image for 9781469626147
Product Description: Who are we, and where do we come from? The fundamental drive to answer these questions is at the heart of Finding Your Roots, the companion book to the PBS documentary series seen by 30 million people. As Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr...read more

Hardcover:

9781469618005 | Mti edition (Univ of North Carolina Pr, September 15, 2014), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Who are we, and where do we come from?

Paperback:

9781469626147 | Mti edition (Univ of North Carolina Pr, September 15, 2015), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Who are we, and where do we come from?

CD/Spoken Word:

9781483017501 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 15, 2014), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: [Read by Bill Andrew Quinn]An illuminating exploration of who we are, how we lost track of our roots, and how we can find them again.
9781483017495 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 15, 2014), cover price $29.95

cover image for 9781938486296
Product Description: Strange Fruit Volume I is a collection of stories from early African American history that represent the oddity of success in the face of great adversity. Each of the nine illustrated chapters chronicles an uncelebrated African American hero or event...read more

Paperback:

9781938486296 | Fulcrum Pub, June 3, 2014, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Strange Fruit Volume I is a collection of stories from early African American history that represent the oddity of success in the face of great adversity.

cover image for 9780199920785
Product Description: This 2-volume set provides a supplement to the 2nd Edition of the African American National Biography. Read below for more information on the groundbreaking publication.The African American National Biography presents history through a mosaic of the lives of thousands of individuals, illuminating the abiding influence of persons of African descent on the life of this nation from the arrival of Esteban in Spanish Florida in 1529 through to notable black citizens of the present day...read more

Hardcover:

9780199920785 | Supplement edition (Oxford Univ Pr, December 5, 2012), cover price $250.00 | About this edition: This 2-volume set provides a supplement to the 2nd Edition of the African American National Biography.

cover image for 9783869305301

Hardcover:

9783869305301 | Slp edition (Steidl / Edition7L, November 30, 2012), cover price $185.00

cover image for 9780300141917
Product Description: From the school yards of the South Bronx to the tops of the Billboard charts, rap has emerged as one of the most influential musical and cultural forces of our time. In The Anthology of Rap, editors Adam Bradley and Andrew DuBois explore rap as a literary form, demonstrating that rap is also a wide-reaching and vital poetic tradition born of beats and rhymes...read more
By Adam Bradley (editor), Chuck D. (other contributor), Common (other contributor), Andrew Dubois (editor) and Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9780300141900 | Yale Univ Pr, November 9, 2010, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: From the school yards of the South Bronx to the tops of the Billboard charts, rap has emerged as one of the most influential musical and cultural forces of our time.

Paperback:

9780300141917 | Yale Univ Pr, September 13, 2011, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: From the school yards of the South Bronx to the tops of the Billboard charts, rap has emerged as one of the most influential musical and cultural forces of our time.

cover image for 9780974364872
Product Description: Excessive Exposure documents all the chocolate-colored portraits that Bronx-born artist Lyle Ashton Harris made with a large-format Polaroid camera over the past ten years. This sequence of approximately 200 paired front and back portraits, for which Harris has become so well known, has now come to a close, making this volume the definitive publication on the series...read more
By Okwui Enwezor and Lyle Ashton Harris (photographer)

Hardcover:

9780974364872 | Gregory R Miller & Co, October 31, 2010, cover price $75.00 | also contains Lyle Ashton Harris: Excessive Exposure | About this edition: Excessive Exposure documents all the chocolate-colored portraits that Bronx-born artist Lyle Ashton Harris made with a large-format Polaroid camera over the past ten years.

cover image for 9780393975789
Product Description: Class-tested by Henry Louis Gates Jr. in his groundbreaking course, Call and Response is an innovative core reader for African American Studies. Unprecedented in scope and approach, this primary-text reader offers a fresh and flexible framework for exploring signal issues of the black experience in the United States...read more
By Jennifer Burton (editor) and Henry Louis Gates (editor)

Paperback:

9780393975789 | W W Norton & Co Inc, November 9, 2010, cover price $53.10 | About this edition: Class-tested by Henry Louis Gates Jr.

cover image for 9780061695131

Paperback:

9780061695131 | Harper Perennial Modern Classics, January 1, 2009, cover price $13.99

displaying 1 to 13 | at end