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Contents Acknowledgments iv Note on Photos iv Introduction v Chapter 1 The African Heritage: A Short History of a Continent 1 Chapter 2 Slavery in Early America 23 Chapter 3 The Divided Nation 53 Chapter 4 Up From Slavery: African Americans in the Late 19th Century 87 Chapter 5 The "New Negro": African Americans from the Early to Mid-20th Century 121 Chapter 6 The Civil Rights Years 151 Chapter 7 Backlash and Retrenchment 189 Chapter 8 Black America Today 213 Selected Bibliography 245 Index 251
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African Americans -- History.
African Americans -- History -- Maps.
African Americans -- History -- Pictorial works.