My Face Is Black Is True : Callie House and the Struggle for Ex-Slave Reparations
by Mary Frances Berry


Overview - In this groundbreaking book, an acclaimed historian resurrects the remarkable story of ex-slave Callie House who, 70 years before the Civil Rights movement, headed a demand for ex-slave reparations. Here is the fascinating story of a forgotten civil rights crusader: a woman who emerges as a courageous pioneering activist and a forerunner of Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr.  Read more...

 
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Overview
In this groundbreaking book, an acclaimed historian resurrects the remarkable story of ex-slave Callie House who, 70 years before the Civil Rights movement, headed a demand for ex-slave reparations. Here is the fascinating story of a forgotten civil rights crusader: a woman who emerges as a courageous pioneering activist and a forerunner of Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780307277053
  • ISBN-10: 0307277054
  • Publisher: Vintage
  • Publish Date: October 2006
  • Page Count: 314
  • Dimensions: 7.98 x 5.32 x 0.68 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.69 pounds


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