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The Portable Nineteenth-Century African American Women Writers by Various writers, edited by Hollis Robbins and Henry Louis Gates The Portable Nineteenth-Century African American Women Writers
by Various writers, edited by Hollis Robbins and Henry Louis Gates
£16.99   paperback   (2017)
ISBN 13: 9780143105992 | ISBN 10: 014310599x
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Pocket Michelle Wisdom: Wise and Inspirational Words from Michelle Obama by Michelle Obama Pocket Michelle Wisdom: Wise and Inspirational Words from Michelle Obama
by Michelle Obama
£5.99   hardback   (2017)
ISBN 13: 9781784881313 | ISBN 10: 1784881317
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What Happened, Miss Simone? by Alan Light What Happened, Miss Simone?
by Alan Light
£9.99   paperback   (2017)
ISBN 13: 9781782118749 | ISBN 10: 1782118748
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Rainbow in the Cloud: The Wit and Wisdom of Maya Angelou by Maya Angelou Rainbow in the Cloud: The Wit and Wisdom of Maya Angelou
by Maya Angelou
£8.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9780349006147 | ISBN 10: 0349006148
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Ida B. Wells: Social Activist and Reformer by Kristina DuRocher Ida B. Wells: Social Activist and Reformer
by Kristina DuRocher
£24.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9781138786882 | ISBN 10: 1138786888
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Tell the Truth & Shame the Devil: The Life, Legacy, and Love of My Son Michael Brown by Lezley McSpadden Tell the Truth & Shame the Devil: The Life, Legacy, and Love of My Son Michael Brown
by Lezley McSpadden
£20.99   hardback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9781942872528 | ISBN 10: 1942872526
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Negroland: A Memoir by Margo Jefferson Negroland: A Memoir
by Margo Jefferson
£12.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9781783783021 | ISBN 10: 1783783028
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The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl by Issa Rae The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl
by Issa Rae
£9.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9781476749075 | ISBN 10: 1476749078
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Billie Holiday by John Szwed Billie Holiday
by John Szwed
£8.99   paperback   (2016)
ISBN 13: 9780099592624 | ISBN 10: 0099592622
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This Bridge Called My Back: Writings by Radical Women of Color by Cherríe Moraga and Gloria Anzaldúa (Editors) This Bridge Called My Back: Writings by Radical Women of Color
by Cherríe Moraga and Gloria Anzaldúa (Editors)
£21.50   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9781438454382 | ISBN 10: 1438454384
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Toward an Intellectual History of Black Women by Mia E. Bay, Farah J. Griffin, Martha S. Jones, and Barbara D. Savage (Editors) Toward an Intellectual History of Black Women
by Mia E. Bay, Farah J. Griffin, Martha S. Jones, and Barbara D. Savage (Editors)
£24.50   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9781469620916 | ISBN 10: 146962091x
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Daisy Turner Daisy Turner's Kin: An African American Family Saga
by Jane C. Beck
£16.99   paperback   (2015)
ISBN 13: 9780252080791 | ISBN 10: 0252080793
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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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Assata: An Autobiography by Assata Shakur Assata: An Autobiography
by Assata Shakur
£9.99   paperback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9781783601783 | ISBN 10: 1783601787
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A Parallel Life by Bonnie Greer A Parallel Life
by Bonnie Greer
£14.99   hardback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9781909807624 | ISBN 10: 1909807621
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Eslanda: The Large and Unconventional Life of Mrs. Paul Robeson by Barbara Ransby Eslanda: The Large and Unconventional Life of Mrs. Paul Robeson
by Barbara Ransby
£16.99   paperback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9780300205855 | ISBN 10: 0300205856
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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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Mom and Me and Mom by Maya Angelou Mom and Me and Mom
by Maya Angelou
£8.99   paperback   (2014)
ISBN 13: 9781844089154 | ISBN 10: 1844089150
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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
by Rebecca Skloot
£8.99   paperback   (2011)
ISBN 13: 9780330533447 | ISBN 10: 0330533444
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Sistah Vegan: Black Female Vegans Speak on Food, Identity, Health, and Society by A. Breeze Harper (Editor), with an Afterword by Pattrice Jones Sistah Vegan: Black Female Vegans Speak on Food, Identity, Health, and Society
by A. Breeze Harper (Editor), with an Afterword by Pattrice Jones
£22.00   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9781590561454 | ISBN 10: 1590561457
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A Jury of Her Peers: American Women Writers from Anne Bradstreet to Annie Proulx by Elaine Showalter A Jury of Her Peers: American Women Writers from Anne Bradstreet to Annie Proulx
by Elaine Showalter
£8.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9781844080809 | ISBN 10: 1844080803
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Still Brave: Legendary Black Women on Race and Gender by Edited by Stanlie M. James, Frances Smith Foster & Beverly Guy-Sheftall Still Brave: Legendary Black Women on Race and Gender
by Edited by Stanlie M. James, Frances Smith Foster & Beverly Guy-Sheftall
£16.99   paperback   (2010)
ISBN 13: 9781558616110 | ISBN 10: 155861611x
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Obama Music: Some Notes from a South Sider Abroad by Bonnie Greer Obama Music: Some Notes from a South Sider Abroad
by Bonnie Greer
£7.99   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9781906558246 | ISBN 10: 1906558248
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Pilgrim State by Jacqueline Walker Pilgrim State
by Jacqueline Walker
£7.99   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9780340960806 | ISBN 10: 0340960809
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Michelle Obama: A Biography by Liza Mundy Michelle Obama: A Biography
by Liza Mundy
£7.99   paperback   (2009)
ISBN 13: 9781847397508 | ISBN 10: 1847397506
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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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Black Feminist Thought by Patricia Hill Collins Black Feminist Thought
by Patricia Hill Collins
£18.99   paperback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9780415964722 | ISBN 10: 0415964725
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Dreaming Me: Black, Baptist, and Buddhist - One Woman Dreaming Me: Black, Baptist, and Buddhist - One Woman's Spiritual Journey
by Jan Willis
£9.99   paperback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9780861715480 | ISBN 10: 0861715489
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Baby Love: Choosing Motherhood After a Lifetime of Ambivalence by Rebecca Walker Baby Love: Choosing Motherhood After a Lifetime of Ambivalence
by Rebecca Walker
£15.00   hardback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9780285638204 | ISBN 10: 0285638203
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The Ditchdigger The Ditchdigger's Daughters: A Black Family's Astonishing Success Story
by Yvonne S. Thornton
£9.99   paperback   (2008)
ISBN 13: 9780758225887 | ISBN 10: 0758225881
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Black Women for Beginners by S. Pearl Sharp Black Women for Beginners
by S. Pearl Sharp
£8.99   paperback   (2007)
ISBN 13: 9781934389201 | ISBN 10: 193438920x
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A Piece of Cake: A Memoir by Cupcake Brown A Piece of Cake: A Memoir
by Cupcake Brown
£8.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9780553818178 | ISBN 10: 0553818171
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With Billie by Julia Blackburn With Billie
by Julia Blackburn
£8.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9780099483656 | ISBN 10: 0099483653
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Women Women's Slave Narratives
by Annie L Burton et al
£6.99   paperback   (2006)
ISBN 13: 9780486445557 | ISBN 10: 0486445550
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Harriet Jacobs: A Life by Jean Fagan Yellin Harriet Jacobs: A Life
by Jean Fagan Yellin
£12.99   paperback   (2005)
ISBN 13: 9780465092895 | ISBN 10: 0465092896
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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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Harriet Tubman: The Road to Freedom by Catherine Clinton Harriet Tubman: The Road to Freedom
by Catherine Clinton
£9.99   paperback   (2005)
ISBN 13: 9780316155946 | ISBN 10: 0316155942
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Book by Whoopi Goldberg Book
by Whoopi Goldberg
£10.99   paperback   (2004)
ISBN 13: 9780751526332 | ISBN 10: 0751526339
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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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Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl by Harriet Jacobs Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
by Harriet Jacobs
£8.95   paperback   (2001)
ISBN 13: 9780393976373 | ISBN 10: 0393976378
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Wounds of Passion: A Writing Life by bell hooks Wounds of Passion: A Writing Life
by bell hooks
£12.99   paperback   (1999)
ISBN 13: 9780805057225 | ISBN 10: 0805057226
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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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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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Angela Davis: An Autobiography by Angela Davis Angela Davis: An Autobiography
by Angela Davis
£12.99   paperback   (1989)
ISBN 13: 9780717806676 | ISBN 10: 0717806677
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All God All God's Children Need Travelling Shoes
by Maya Angelou
£9.99   paperback   (1987)
ISBN 13: 9781844085057 | ISBN 10: 1844085058
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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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Singin Singin' & Swingin' and Gettin' Merry Like Christmas
by Maya Angelou
£8.99   paperback   (1985)
ISBN 13: 9781844085033 | ISBN 10: 1844085031
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Gather Together in My Name by Maya Angelou Gather Together in My Name
by Maya Angelou
£9.99   paperback   (1985)
ISBN 13: 9781844085026 | ISBN 10: 1844085023
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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
by Maya Angelou
£8.99   paperback   (1984)
ISBN 13: 9780860685111 | ISBN 10: 086068511x
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