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Black History Month Books

Black History Month Books

02/07/2022 All day
Repeat every week on Monday until 03/01/2022

Black History Month Books

Check out the books on display in the Masten Library in celebration of Black History Month.

75 titles published (or re-published) in past decade
A Black women’s history of the United States

by Daina Ramey Berry, Kali N. Gross 1972-

Print Book

ISBN: 0807033553 9780807033555 9780807001998 0807001996

OCLC Number: 1096284843

Call Numbers:

·        E185.86 .B475 2020 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

A journey for the ages : Matthew Henson and Robert Peary’s historic North Pole expedition

by Matthew Alexander Henson 1866-1955,

Print Book

ISBN: 9781510707559 1510707557

OCLC Number: 957345551

Call Numbers:

·        G635.H4 A3 2016 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

A political companion to Frederick Douglass

by Neil Roberts 1976-

Print Book

ISBN: 9780813175621 0813175623

OCLC Number: 1003311932

Call Numbers:

·        E449.D75 P65 2018 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

A promised land

by Barack Obama

Print Book

ISBN: 9781524763169 1524763160 9780593239049 0593239040

OCLC Number: 1196086067

Call Numbers:

·        E908 .A3 2020 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

A working people : a history of African American workers since emancipation

by Steven A. Reich (Steven Andrew), 1965-

Print Book

ISBN: 9781442203327 1442203323 9781442248618 1442248610

OCLC Number: 843079343

Call Numbers:

·        HD8081.A65 R45 2013 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

African American firsts : famous, little-known and unsung triumphs of Blacks in America

by Joan Potter

Print Book

ISBN: 9780758292414 0758292414

OCLC Number: 864788249

Call Numbers:

·        E185.96 .P68 2014 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

African American poetry : 250 years of struggle & song

by Kevin Young 1970-

Print Book

ISBN: 9781598536669 1598536664

OCLC Number: 1192356702

Call Numbers:

·        PS591 .N4 A37 2020 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

African American religions, 1500-2000 : colonialism, democracy, and freedom

by Sylvester A. Johnson 1972-

Print Book

ISBN: 9780521198530 0521198534 9780521157001 0521157005

OCLC Number: 904756087

Call Numbers:

·        BL625.2 .J64 2015 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

African American Voices : a Documentary Reader from Emancipation to the Present

by Leslie Brown 1954-

Print Book

ISBN: 9781444339406 1444339400 9781444339413 1444339419

OCLC Number: 811003116

Call Numbers:

·        E184.6 .A346 2014 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Ain’t I a woman : Black women and feminism

by bell hooks 1952-2021.

Print Book

ISBN: 9781138821484 1138821489 9781138821514 1138821519 1315743264 9781315743264

OCLC Number: 886381091

Call Numbers:

·        E185.86 .H73 2015 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Audre Lorde’s transnational legacies

by Stella Bolaki, Sabine Bröck-Sallah 1954-

Print Book

ISBN: 9781625341389 1625341385 9781625341396 1625341393

OCLC Number: 898222293

Call Numbers:

·        PS3562.O75 Z57 2015 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

August Wilson’s Pittsburgh cycle : critical perspectives on the plays

by Sandra Garrett Shannon 1952-

Print Book

ISBN: 9780786478002 0786478004

OCLC Number: 923728103

Call Numbers:

·        PS3573.I45677 Z575 2016 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Barracoon : the story of the last “black cargo”

by Zora Neale Hurston, Deborah G. Plant 1956-, Alice Walker 1944-, Cairns Collection of American Women Writers.

Print Book

ISBN: 0062748203 9780062748201 006286436X 9780008297664 0008297665 9780062864369

OCLC Number: 1021879113

Call Numbers:

·        E444 .H897 2018 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Becoming

by Michelle Obama 1964-

Print Book

ISBN: 1524763136 9781524763138

OCLC Number: 1030413521

Call Numbers:

·        E909.O24 O23 2018 – CCM Library Lobby Display

Between the world and me

by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Print Book

ISBN: 9780812993547 0812993543 1925240703 9781925240702

OCLC Number: 912045191

Call Numbers:

·        E185.615 .C6335 2015 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Beyond home plate : Jackie Robinson on life after baseball

by Jackie Robinson 1919-1972., Michael G. Long

Print Book

ISBN: 9780815610014 0815610017

OCLC Number: 813949538

Call Numbers:

·        GV865.R6 A3 2013 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Black against empire : the history and politics of the Black Panther Party

by Joshua Bloom, Waldo E. Martin 1951-

Print Book

ISBN: 9780520293281 0520293282

OCLC Number: 947858586

Call Numbers:

·        E185.615 .B5574 2016 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Black cowboys in the American West : on the range, on the stage, behind the badge

by Bruce A. Glasrud, Michael N. Searles 1942-

Print Book

ISBN: 9780806154060 0806154063

OCLC Number: 939911301

Call Numbers:

·        F596 .B565 2016 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Black folklore and the politics of racial representation

by Shirley Moody-Turner

Print Book

ISBN: 9781617038853 1617038857 1617038865 9781617038860 9781621039785 1621039781 9781496813053 1496813057

OCLC Number: 837957608

Call Numbers:

·        GR111 .A47 M66 2013 – CCM Library DH100 Speech Lab

Black men on the blacktop : basketball and the politics of race

by A. Rafik Mohamed

Print Book

ISBN: 9781626376663 1626376662 9781626376786 1626376786

OCLC Number: 982185050

Call Numbers:

·        GV887.3 .M65 2017 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Black New Jersey : 1664 to the present day

by Graham Russell Hodges 1946-

Print Book

ISBN: 9780813595184 0813595185 9780813595177 0813595177

OCLC Number: 1019838601

Call Numbers:

·        E185.93.N54 H64 2019 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Booker T. Washington in American Memory

by Kenneth Marvin Hamilton 1947-

Print Book

ISBN: 9780252040771 0252040775 9780252082283 0252082281

OCLC Number: 959610911

Call Numbers:

·        E185.97.W4 H355 2017 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Civil rights and beyond : African American and Latino/a activism in the twentieth-century United States

by Brian D. Behnken

Print Book

ISBN: 9780820349169 082034916X 9780820349176 0820349178

OCLC Number: 922909499

Call Numbers:

·        E185.61 .C5916 2016 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Controversy and hope : the civil rights photographs of James Karales

by James H. Karales 1930-2002,, Julian Cox

Print Book

ISBN: 9781611171570 1611171571 9781611171587 161117158X

OCLC Number: 813220895

Call Numbers:

·        E185.615 .K287 2013 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Envisioning emancipation : Black Americans and the end of slavery

by Deborah Willis 1948-, Barbara Krauthamer 1967-, Temple University Press

Print Book

ISBN: 9781439909850 1439909857 9781439909867 1439909865

OCLC Number: 808244953

Call Numbers:

·        E185.2 .W68 2013 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Eye on the Struggle : Ethel Payne, the First Lady of the Black Press

by James McGrath Morris

Print Book

ISBN: 9780062198860 0062198866

OCLC Number: 950447463

Call Numbers:

·        PN874.P367 M677 2017 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Fighting chance : the struggle over woman suffrage and Black suffrage in Reconstruction America

by Faye E. Dudden

Print Book

ISBN: 9780199376438 0199376433 9780199772636 0199772630

OCLC Number: 881082213

Call Numbers:

·        JK1896 .D79 2014 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

First martyr of liberty : Crispus Attucks in American memory

by Mitchell A. Kachun (Mitchell Alan),

Print Book

ISBN: 9780199731619 0199731616

OCLC Number: 975367767

Call Numbers:

·        E185.97.A86 K33 2017 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Frederick Douglass : America’s prophet

by D. H. Dilbeck

Print Book

ISBN: 9781469636184 1469636182

OCLC Number: 989862656

Call Numbers:

·        E449.D75 D55 2018 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Frederick Douglass : prophet of freedom

by David W. Blight

Print Book

ISBN: 9781416590316 1416590315 9781416590323 1416590323

OCLC Number: 1022622448

Call Numbers:

·        E449.D75 B557 2018 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Freedom narratives of African American women : a study of 19th century writings

by Janaka Bowman Lewis 1981-

Print Book

ISBN: 9781476667782 1476667780

OCLC Number: 985075722

Call Numbers:

·        PS153.N5 L457 2017 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Freedom now! : forgotten photographs of the civil rights struggle

by Martin A. Berger

Print Book

ISBN: 9780520280199 0520280199

OCLC Number: 884630834

Call Numbers:

·        E185.615 .B46 2013 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

From slave to statesman : the life of educator, editor, and civil rights activist Willis M. Carter of Virginia

by Robert Heinrich 1979-, Deborah Harding

Print Book

ISBN: 9780807162651 0807162655

OCLC Number: 925498104

Call Numbers:

·        F234.S8 H45 2016 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Garvey & Garveyism

by Amy Jacques. Garvey

Print Book

ISBN: 9781574781168 1574781162

OCLC Number: 896944301

Call Numbers:

·        E185.97.G3 G3 2014 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

George Washington Carver : in his own words

by George Washington Carver 1864?-1943,, Gary R. Kremer

Print Book

ISBN: 0826221394 9780826221391

OCLC Number: 989033334

Call Numbers:

·        S417.C3 A4 2017 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

God help the child

by Toni. Morrison

Print Book

ISBN: 9780307594174 0307594173 9780307399755 0307399753 9780701186050 0701186054

OCLC Number: 893784087

Call Numbers:

·        PS3563.O8749 G63 2015 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Harlem : the crucible of modern African American culture

by Lionel C. Bascom

Print Book

ISBN: 9781440842689 144084268X

OCLC Number: 929588824

Call Numbers:

·        F128.68.H3 B37 2017 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick : stories from the Harlem Renaissance

by Zora Neale Hurston, Margaret Genevieve West, Tayari Jones, Zora Neale. Hurston

Print Book

ISBN: 9780062915795 0062915797

OCLC Number: 1134612047

Call Numbers:

·        PS3515.U789 A6 2020b – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Jackie Robinson : an integrated life

by J. Christopher Schutz

Print Book

ISBN: 9781442245969 1442245964 9781538110201 1538110202 9781538110201

OCLC Number: 937998058

Call Numbers:

·        GV865.R6 S355 2016 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Joe Louis : the life of a heavyweight

by Lew. Freedman

Print Book

ISBN: 9780786459070 0786459077

OCLC Number: 817595851

Call Numbers:

·        GV1132.L6 F74 2013 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Langston’s salvation : American religion and the bard of Harlem

by Wallace D. Best (Wallace Denino),

Print Book

ISBN: 9781479834891 1479834890

OCLC Number: 982434126

Call Numbers:

·        PS3515.U274 Z6173 2017 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Lighting the fires of freedom : African American women in the civil rights movement

by Janet Dewart Bell

Print Book

ISBN: 9781620973356 1620973359 9781620975589 1620975580

OCLC Number: 1004577976

Call Numbers:

·        E185.61 .B375 2018 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Living and dying in Brick City : stories from the front lines of an inner-city E.R.

by Sampson Davis, Lisa Frazier Page

Print Book

ISBN: 9780812982343 0812982347

OCLC Number: 864788327

Call Numbers:

·        R695 .D37 2014 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Loyalty in time of trial : the African American experience during World War I

by Nina Mjagkij 1961-

Print Book

ISBN: 0742570444 9780742570443

OCLC Number: 892878773

Call Numbers:

·        D639.N4 M55 2015 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Marcus Garvey

by Rupert Lewis

Print Book

ISBN: 9766406480 9789766406486 9789766406882 976640688X

OCLC Number: 993652932

Call Numbers:

·        E185.97.G3 L479 2018 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Maya Angelou : the iconic self

by Mary Jane Lupton

Print Book

ISBN: 9781440837586 1440837589 1440837597 9781440837593

OCLC Number: 921994912

Call Numbers:

·        PS3551.N464 Z7578 2016 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Measuring the Harlem Renaissance : the U.S. Census, African American identity, and literary form

by Michael Soto 1970-

Print Book

ISBN: 9781625342508 1625342500 9781625342492 1625342497

OCLC Number: 947146535

Call Numbers:

·        PS153.N5 S6465 2016 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Mighty justice : my life in civil rights

by Dovey Johnson Roundtree 1914-2018,, Katie McCabe, Tayari Jones

Print Book

ISBN: 9781616209551 1616209550 9781604731323 160473132X

OCLC Number: 1078882113

Call Numbers:

·        KF373.R68 M34 2019 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

My life, my love, my legacy

by Coretta Scott King 1927-2006,, Barbara A. Reynolds

Print Book

ISBN: 9781627795982 1627795987

OCLC Number: 950430557

Call Numbers:

·        E185.97.K47 A3 2017 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Organized labor and the black worker, 1619-1981

by Philip Sheldon Foner 1910-1994,, Robin D. G. Kelley

Print Book

ISBN: 1608467872 9781608467877

OCLC Number: 959036724

Call Numbers:

·        HD6490.R2 F65 2017 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Origins of the dream : Hughes’s poetry and King’s rhetoric

by W. Jason Miller

Print Book

ISBN: 9780813060446 0813060443

OCLC Number: 876882967

Call Numbers:

·        PS3515.U274 Z6844 2015 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Paul Robeson : the artist as revolutionary

by Gerald Horne

Print Book

ISBN: 9780745335315 0745335314 9780745335322 0745335322

OCLC Number: 920734903

Call Numbers:

·        E185.97.R63 H67 2016 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Race news : black journalists and the fight for racial justice in the twentieth century

by Fred Carroll 1971-

Print Book

ISBN: 9780252083037 0252083032 9780252041495 0252041496

OCLC Number: 983824475

Call Numbers:

·        PN4882.5 .C38 2017 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Roy Wilkins : the quiet revolutionary and the NAACP

by Yvonne Ryan 1961-

Print Book

ISBN: 9780813143798 0813143799 0813143810 9780813143811 0813143802 9780813143804

OCLC Number: 837180291

Call Numbers:

·        E185.97.W69 R93 2014 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Showdown : Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court nomination that changed America

by Wil Haygood

Print Book

ISBN: 9780307957191 0307957195 9780307947376 0307947378

OCLC Number: 895500987

Call Numbers:

·        KF8745.M34 H394 2015 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Slave narratives of the Underground Railroad

by Christine. Rudisel, Robert. Blaisdell

Print Book

ISBN: 9780486780610 0486780619

OCLC Number: 866616098

Call Numbers:

·        E450 .S585 2014 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Tears we cannot stop : a sermon to white America

by Michael Eric Dyson

Print Book

ISBN: 1250135990 9781250135995

OCLC Number: 956745417

Call Numbers:

·        E185.615 .D97 2017 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

The African Americans : many rivers to cross

by Henry Louis Gates Jr.,, Donald. Yacovone

Print Book

ISBN: 9781401935146 1401935141 9781401935153 140193515X

OCLC Number: 778425887

Call Numbers:

·        E185 .G26 2013 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

The autobiography of Malcolm X

by Malcolm X 1925-1965,, Alex Haley, M. S. Handler (Meyer Srednick), 1905-1978,, Ossie Davis

Print Book

ISBN: 9780345376718 0345376714

OCLC Number: 931704487

Call Numbers:

·        E185.97.L5 A3 2015 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

The autobiography of W.E.B. Du Bois

by W. E. B. Du Bois (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963,

Print Book

ISBN: 9781937306069 1937306062

OCLC Number: 861771704

Call Numbers:

·        E185.97.D73 A3 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

The Black Panthers speak

by Philip Sheldon Foner 1910-1994,, Barbara Ransby

Print Book

ISBN: 9781608463282 1608463281

OCLC Number: 852808057

Call Numbers:

·        E185.615 .B546 2014 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

The defender : how the legendary black newspaper changed America : from the age of the Pullman porters to the age of Obama

by Ethan. Michaeli

Print Book

ISBN: 9780547560694 0547560699

OCLC Number: 910309917

Call Numbers:

·        PN4899.C395 D55 2016 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

The hip hop movement : from R & B and the civil rights movement to rap and the hip hop generation

by Reiland Rabaka 1972-

Print Book

ISBN: 9780739181164 0739181165 9780739182437 0739182439 9780739181171 0739181173

OCLC Number: 823209400

Call Numbers:

·        ML3479 .R28 2013 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

The last negroes at Harvard : the class of 1963 and the eighteen young men who changed Harvard forever

by Kent Garrett, Jeanne Ellsworth 1951-

Print Book

ISBN: 9781328879974 1328879976

OCLC Number: 1080246920

Call Numbers:

·        LD2160 .G37 2020 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

The making of Black lives matter : a brief history of an idea

by Christopher J. Lebron

Print Book

ISBN: 9780190601348 0190601345 9780190910754 0190910755

OCLC Number: 960033716

Call Numbers:

·        E185.615 .L393 2017 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

The origin of others

by Toni Morrison, Ta-Nehisi Coates

Print Book

ISBN: 0674976452 9780674976450

OCLC Number: 981983578

Call Numbers:

·        PS374.R32 M67 2017 – CCM Library 201 F

The portable Frederick Douglass

by Frederick Douglass 1818-1895,, John Stauffer 1965-, Henry Louis Gates Jr.,

Print Book

ISBN: 9780143106814 0143106813 9781101992265 1101992263

OCLC Number: 909925494

Call Numbers:

·        E449.D75 A25 2016 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

The portable nineteenth-century African American women writers

by Hollis Robbins 1963-, Henry Louis Gates Jr.,, Cairns Collection of American Women Writers.

Print Book

ISBN: 9780143105992 014310599X

OCLC Number: 951070652

Call Numbers:

·        PS508.N3 P596 2017 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

The war before the war : fugitive slaves and the struggle for America’s soul from the Revolution to the Civil War

by Andrew Delbanco 1952-

Print Book

ISBN: 9781594204050 1594204055 9780735224131 0735224137

OCLC Number: 1024137219

Call Numbers:

·        E450 .D45 2018 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Thunder at the gates : the black Civil War regiments that redeemed America

by Douglas R. Egerton

Print Book

ISBN: 9780465096640 0465096646

OCLC Number: 945232329

Call Numbers:

·        E492.9 .E35 2016 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

W.E.B. Du Bois : an American intellectual and activist

by Shawn Leigh Alexander

Print Book

ISBN: 9781442207400 144220740X 9781442207417 1442207418

OCLC Number: 914400131

Call Numbers:

·        E185.97.D73 A845 2015 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Walk with me : a biography of Fannie Lou Hamer

by Kate Clifford Larson

Print Book

ISBN: 0190096845 9780190096847

OCLC Number: 1237398180

Call Numbers:

·        E185.97.H35 L37 2021 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Walking with the wind : a memoir of the movement

by John Lewis 1940-2020,, Michael D’Orso

Print Book

ISBN: 9781476797717 1476797714

OCLC Number: 901049348

Call Numbers:

·        E840.8.L43 A3 2015 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

We were eight years in power : an American tragedy

by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Print Book

ISBN: 9780399590566 0399590560 9780525510284 0525510281 9780399590573 0399590579

OCLC Number: 968312149

Call Numbers:

·        E185.615 .C6336 2017 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves

Workers on arrival : Black labor in the making of America

by Joe William Trotter 1945-

Print Book

ISBN: 9780520299450 0520299450

OCLC Number: 1029805079

Call Numbers:

·        HD8081.A65 T77 2019 – CCM Library Circulating Shelves