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Protest at Selma: Martin Luther King, Jr, and the Voting Rights Act of 1965 by David J. Garrow Protest at Selma: Martin Luther King, Jr, and the Voting Rights Act of 1965
by David J. Garrow
£13.95   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9780300024982 | ISBN 10: 0300024983
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Remnants: A Memoir of Spirit, Activism, and Mothering by Rosemarie Freeney Harding with Rachel Elizabeth Harding Remnants: A Memoir of Spirit, Activism, and Mothering
by Rosemarie Freeney Harding with Rachel Elizabeth Harding
£16.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9780822358794 | ISBN 10: 0822358794
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It It's Been Beautiful: Soul! and Black Power Television
by Gayle Wald
£16.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9780822358374 | ISBN 10: 0822358379
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African Americans Against the Bomb: Nuclear Weapons, Colonialism, and the Black Freedom Movement by Vincent J. Intondi African Americans Against the Bomb: Nuclear Weapons, Colonialism, and the Black Freedom Movement
by Vincent J. Intondi
£17.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9780804792752 | ISBN 10: 0804792755
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Who Speaks for the Negro? by Robert Penn Warren Who Speaks for the Negro?
by Robert Penn Warren
£15.99   paperback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9780300205107 | ISBN 10: 0300205104
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Martin Martin's Dream: My Journey and the Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
by Clayborne Carson
£10.99   paperback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9781137278937 | ISBN 10: 1137278935
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The Rebellious Life of Mrs Rosa Parks by Jeanne Theoharis The Rebellious Life of Mrs Rosa Parks
by Jeanne Theoharis
£15.99   paperback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9780807033326 | ISBN 10: 0807033324
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"In a Single Garment of Destiny": A Global Vision of Justice by Martin Luther King Jr., Edited and Introduced by Lewis V. Baldwin "In a Single Garment of Destiny": A Global Vision of Justice
by Martin Luther King Jr., Edited and Introduced by Lewis V. Baldwin
£13.99   paperback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9780807086070 | ISBN 10: 080708607x
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Paul Robeson: A Watched Man by Jordan Goodman Paul Robeson: A Watched Man
by Jordan Goodman
£20.00   hardback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9781781681312 | ISBN 10: 1781681317
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The Speech by Gary Younge The Speech
by Gary Younge
£6.99   paperback   (2013)
ISBN 13: 9781783560271 | ISBN 10: 1783560274
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Elizabeth and Hazel: Two Women of Little Rock by David Margolick Elizabeth and Hazel: Two Women of Little Rock
by David Margolick
£9.99   paperback   (2012)
ISBN 13: 9780300187922 | ISBN 10: 0300187920
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Behind the Dream: The Making of the Speech That Transformed a Nation by Clarence B. Jones and Stuart Connelly Behind the Dream: The Making of the Speech That Transformed a Nation
by Clarence B. Jones and Stuart Connelly
£9.99   paperback   (2012)
ISBN 13: 9780230337558 | ISBN 10: 0230337554
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Miles to Go for Freedom: Segregation and Civil Rights in the Jim Crow Years by Linda Barrett Osborne, in association with the Library of Congress Miles to Go for Freedom: Segregation and Civil Rights in the Jim Crow Years
by Linda Barrett Osborne, in association with the Library of Congress
£15.99   hardback   (2012)
ISBN 13: 9781419700200 | ISBN 10: 1419700200
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A Life in Motion by Florence Howe A Life in Motion
by Florence Howe
£17.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9781558616974 | ISBN 10: 1558616977
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Say it Loud: Great Speeches on Civil Rights and African American Identity by Catherine Ellis and Stephen Dury Smith (Editors) Say it Loud: Great Speeches on Civil Rights and African American Identity
by Catherine Ellis and Stephen Dury Smith (Editors)
£25.00   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9781595581136 | ISBN 10: 1595581138
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The Cambridge Companion to Malcolm X by Robert E. Terrill (editor) The Cambridge Companion to Malcolm X
by Robert E. Terrill (editor)
£17.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9780521731577 | ISBN 10: 0521731577
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Defying Dixie: The Radical Roots of Civil Rights, 1919 1950 by Glenda Elizabeth Gilmore Defying Dixie: The Radical Roots of Civil Rights, 1919 1950
by Glenda Elizabeth Gilmore
£13.99   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9780393335323 | ISBN 10: 0393335321
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Life Beyond Measure: Letters to My Great-Granddaughter by Sidney Poitier Life Beyond Measure: Letters to My Great-Granddaughter
by Sidney Poitier
£7.99   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9781847394088 | ISBN 10: 1847394086
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"Language is a Place of Struggle": Great Quotes by People of Color by Edited by Tram Nguyen "Language is a Place of Struggle": Great Quotes by People of Color
by Edited by Tram Nguyen
£14.99   hardback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9780807048009 | ISBN 10: 0807048003
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April 4, 1968: Martin Luther King, Jr. April 4, 1968: Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Death and How it Changed America
by Michael Eric Dyson
£14.99   hardback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9780465002122 | ISBN 10: 0465002129
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Black Liberation and Socialism by Ahmed Shawki Black Liberation and Socialism
by Ahmed Shawki
£8.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9781931859264 | ISBN 10: 1931859264
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Stokely Speaks: From Black Power to Pan-Africanism by Stokely Carmichael Stokely Speaks: From Black Power to Pan-Africanism
by Stokely Carmichael
£9.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9781556526497 | ISBN 10: 1556526490
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Black Radical: The Education of an American Revolutionary 1946-1968 by Nelson Peary Black Radical: The Education of an American Revolutionary 1946-1968
by Nelson Peary
£15.99   hardback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9781595581457 | ISBN 10: 1595581456
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Say it Plain: A Century of Great African American Speeches by Edited by Catherine Ellis and Stephen Drury Smith Say it Plain: A Century of Great African American Speeches
by Edited by Catherine Ellis and Stephen Drury Smith
£9.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9781595581266 | ISBN 10: 159558126x
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The Autobiography of Malcolm X by Malcolm X The Autobiography of Malcolm X
by Malcolm X
£8.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9780141032726 | ISBN 10: 0141032723
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Freedom: A Photographic History of the African American Struggle by Manning Marable and Leith Mullings, picture-editing by Sophie Spencer-Wood Freedom: A Photographic History of the African American Struggle
by Manning Marable and Leith Mullings, picture-editing by Sophie Spencer-Wood
£29.95   paperback   (2005)
ISBN 13: 9780714845173 | ISBN 10: 0714845175
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Ella Baker & the Black Freedom Movement by Barbara Ransby Ella Baker & the Black Freedom Movement
by Barbara Ransby
£14.95   paperback   (2003)
ISBN 13: 9780807856161 | ISBN 10: 0807856169
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Ready for Revolution: The Life & Struggles of Stokely Carmichael (Kwame Ture) by Stokely Carmichael Ready for Revolution: The Life & Struggles of Stokely Carmichael (Kwame Ture)
by Stokely Carmichael
£11.99   paperback   (2005)
ISBN 13: 9780684850047 | ISBN 10: 0684850044
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Race, Culture, and the Revolt of the Black Athlete: The 1968 Olympic Protests and Their Aftermath by Douglas Hartmann Race, Culture, and the Revolt of the Black Athlete: The 1968 Olympic Protests and Their Aftermath
by Douglas Hartmann
£15.00   paperback   (2004)
ISBN 13: 9780226318561 | ISBN 10: 0226318567
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A Song Flung Up to Heaven by Maya Angelou A Song Flung Up to Heaven
by Maya Angelou
£8.99   paperback   (2003)
ISBN 13: 9781844085064 | ISBN 10: 1844085066
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An Act of State: The Execution of Martin Luther King by William F. Pepper An Act of State: The Execution of Martin Luther King
by William F. Pepper
£17.00   paperback   (2003)
ISBN 13: 9781859846957 | ISBN 10: 1859846955
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The Huey P. Newton Reader by David Hilliard and Donald Weise (Editors) The Huey P. Newton Reader
by David Hilliard and Donald Weise (Editors)
£12.99   paperback   (2002)
ISBN 13: 9781583224670 | ISBN 10: 158322467x
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The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr. by Martin Luther King, Jr. and Claybourne Carson (Ed) The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr.
by Martin Luther King, Jr. and Claybourne Carson (Ed)
£12.99   paperback   (2000)
ISBN 13: 9780349112985 | ISBN 10: 0349112983
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Black Foremothers: Three Lives by Dorothy Sterling Black Foremothers: Three Lives
by Dorothy Sterling
£9.99   paperback   (1998)
ISBN 13: 9780935312898 | ISBN 10: 0935312897
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Let the Trumpet Sound: A Life of Martin Luther King by Stephen B. Oates Let the Trumpet Sound: A Life of Martin Luther King
by Stephen B. Oates
£12.99   paperback   (1998)
ISBN 13: 9780862418373 | ISBN 10: 0862418372
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Coretta Scott King: Fighter for Justice by Ruth Turk Coretta Scott King: Fighter for Justice
by Ruth Turk
£10.50   paperback   (1997)
ISBN 13: 9780828320283 | ISBN 10: 0828320284
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Living for the Revolution: Black Feminist Organizations, 1968-1980 by Kimberly Springer Living for the Revolution: Black Feminist Organizations, 1968-1980
by Kimberly Springer
£15.99   paperback   (1995)
ISBN 13: 9780822334934 | ISBN 10: 0822334933
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The Heart of a Woman by Maya Angelou The Heart of a Woman
by Maya Angelou
£9.99   paperback   (1986)
ISBN 13: 9781844085040 | ISBN 10: 184408504x
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