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The Half Has Never Been Told
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: Edward E. Baptist
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-25 - Publisher: Basic Books

A groundbreaking history demonstrating that America's economic supremacy was built on the backs of slaves Winner of the 2015 Avery O. Craven Prize from the Organization of American Historians Winner of the 2015 Sidney Hillman Prize Americans tend to cast slavery as a pre-modern institution--the nation's original sin, perhaps, but
The Half Has Never Been Told
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: Edward E Baptist
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-25 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Winner of the 2015 Avery O. Craven Prize from the Organization of American Historians Winner of the 2015 Sidney Hillman Prize A groundbreaking history demonstrating that America's economic supremacy was built on the backs of slaves Americans tend to cast slavery as a pre-modern institution -- the nation's original sin,
The Half Has Never Been Told
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Edward E. Baptist
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher:

IThe Half Has Never Been Told reveals the alarming extent to which our country's success was irrevocably tied to the institution of slavery.
Up for Air
Language: en
Pages: 132
Authors: Imani Tafari-Ama
Categories: Drug traffic
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher:

A fictional account of the 2010 Kingston Unrest, locally known as the Tivoli Incursion, an armed conflict between the Shower Posse drug cartel and Jamaica's military and police forces which resulted in a massacre of some 73 civilian residents of Tivoli Gardens, Kingston, Jamaica.
The Half Has Not Been Told
Language: en
Pages: 116
Authors: Patricia Betts-Tyus
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-29 - Publisher: AuthorHouse

Often, there are many things that goes untold about raising a special needs children. Feelings are not expressed or explained. Stories are kept to a silent, "hush". The family members live day in and out with stories that never makes the news, never makes the newspapers, or a topic of