Synopses & Reviews
Although the first black slaves arrived in Jamestown, Virginia in 1619, our knowledge of African American history is often limited to "lessons" in films.
The Complete Idiot's Guide to African American History reveals a full portrait of black life, including familiar figures such as Harriet Tubman, W.E.B. DuBois, and Martin Luther King, Jr.
A full portrait of black life throughout history, this guide offers profiles on such familiar figures as Harriet Tubman, W.E.B. Du Bois, and Martin Luther King, Jr.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -286) and index.