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Black History Month - Heroes and History

The Death and Life of Malcolm X
Peter Goldman
301.45196 L778Zg 1979

Remembering Slavery: African Americans Talk about Their Personal Experiences of Slavery and Emancipation 305.567 R386 1998

Sojourner Truth: A Life, A Symbol
Nell Irvin Painter
305.567092 T874Zpa 1996

"All My Trials, Lord": Selections from Women's Slave Narratives
Mary Young
305.567097 Y74 1995

Frederick Douglass, In His Own Words
Frederick Douglass
305.800973 qD737 1995

One Drop of Blood: The American Misadventure of Race
Scott L. Malcomson
305.800973 M243 2000

Marcus Garvey: Life and Lessons
305.896 G244Zm2

Why We Can't Wait
Martin Luther King, Jr.
323.119607 K53w 2000

A Fire You Can't Put Out: The Civil Rights Life of Birmingham's Reverend Fred Shuttlesworth
Andrew M. Manis
323.119607 S5622Zm 1999

Let My People Go: The Story of the Underground Railroad and the Growth of the Abolition Movement
Henrietta Buckmaster
326.973 B925 1992

Barbara Jordan: American Hero
Mary Beth Rogers
328.73092 J82Zr 1998

Walking with the Wind: A Memoir of the Movement
John Lewis, with Michael D'Orso
328.73092 L674ZL 1998

Black Scientists of America
Richard X. Donovan
509.22 qD687 1990

Real McCoy: African-American Invention and Innovation, 1619-1930
Portia P. James
609.22 qJ28 1989

Joycelyn Elders, M.D.: From Sharecropper's Daughter to Surgeon General of the United States
M. Joycelyn Elders
610.92 E37Ze 1996 (also in large print)

Black Aviator: The Story of William J. Powell: A New Edition of William J. Powell's 1934 Black Wings
William J. Powell
629.13 P886 1994

They Had a Dream: The Story of African-American Astronauts
J. Alfred Phelps
629.450092 P539 1994

George Washington Carver
James Neyland
630.92 C331Zne 1991

Strong Men Keep Coming: The Book of African American Men
Tonya Bolden
920.710899607 B687 1999

Still I Rise: A Cartoon History of African Americans
Roland Owen Laird, Jr.
973.049607 L188 1997

Sister Days: 365 Inspired Moments in African American Women's History
Janus Adams
973.0496073 A214 2000

From Slavery to Freedom: A History of African Americans
John Hope Franklin and Alfred A. Moss, Jr.
973.0496073 F832 2000

America Is Me: 170 Fresh Questions and Answers on Black American History
Kennell Jackson
973.0496073 J13 1996