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  • Cultivating Genius

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    AGholdy Muhammad (A) List Price: $35.99 (Paperback - Teaching Reference - 2020) In Cultivating Genius, Dr. Gholdy E. Muhammad presents a four-laye...

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  • FANDEX FAMILY FIELD GUIDES: AFRICA
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    FANDEX FAMILY FIELD GUIDES: AFRICA

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    Alex Katis (A) List Price: $9.95 (Reference - African Culture and History - 2005) Description: What do you know of Zimbabwes glorious 11th-century ...

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  • Stolen Legacy at Ashay By The Bay
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    Stolen Legacy: Greek Philosophy is Stolen Egyptian Philosophy

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    George G. M. James (A) List Price: $13.95 (Paperback - Ancient Egyptian History vs Greek History / Arts and Sciences / Acknowledgement - 1954) The ...

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  • The Pan-Africanists
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    The Pan-Africanists

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    Kofi A. Annan (A), Dudley J. Thompson (A) and Barrington A. Watson (ILT) List Price: $15.00 (Paperback - Biographies / Pan Africanists - 2005) This...

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  • We Are Each Other's Harvest
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    We Are Each Other's Harvest: Celebrating African American Farmers, Land, and Legacy

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    Natalie Baszile (A) List Price: $39.99 (Hardcover - Black Farming History and Present - 2021) From the author of Queen Sugar—now a critically...

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  • We Want to Do More Than Survive: Abolitionist Teaching and the Pursuit of Educational Freedom

    We Want to Do More Than Survive: Abolitionist Teaching and the Pursuit of Educational Freedom

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    Bettina Love (A) List Price: $16.00 (Paperback - Teaching Reference / Educational Reform - 2020) Drawing on personal stories, research, and histor...

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    A History of African Civilizations

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    Prof. Manu Ampim (A)  List Price: $24.99 (Paperback - African History - 2019)  Description: The History of African Civilizations is a textbook and ...

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    Akbar Papers in African Psychology

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    Dr. Naim Akbar (A) List Price: $18.99 (Paperback - Psychology / African / Worldview - 2003) Description: African Psychology is not a thing, but a p...

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  • The Souls of Black Folks

    The Souls of Black Folks

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    W. E. Du Boise List Price: $4.99 (Hardcover - African American History / Negro Life / 20th Century / Race - 2005) This landmark book is a founding ...

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    Sacred Woman: A Guide to Healing the Feminine Body, Mind & Spirit

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    Queen Afua (A) List Price: $20.00 (Paperback - Black Women / Holistic Health - 2001) A Best Seller! Description:Queen Afua is a nationally renowned...

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  • The New Jim Crow only at AshayByTheBay.com
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    The New Jim Crow

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    Michelle Alexander (A) List Price: $18.99 (Paperback - Social Justice /American Criminal Justice System/ African American Incarceration - 2010) The...

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  • Exploding The Myths, Vol. I: Nile Valley Contributions to Civilization at AshayByTheBay.com

    Exploding The Myths, Vol. I: Nile Valley Contributions to Civilization

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    Anthony T. Browder (A) List Price: $25.00 (Paperback - Ancient African History / Nile Valley - 1992) An in-depth examination of Nile Valley civiliz...

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  • How The Word is Passed
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    How the Word Is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America

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    Clint Smith (A)  List Price: $29.00 (Hardcover - Racism in America - 2021) A New York Times 10 Best Books of 2021A Time 10 Best Nonfiction Books...

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    Know Thy Self

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    Naim Akbar (A) List Price $13.00 (Paperback - Knowledge / Self - 1998) This exciting book lays out guidelines for establishing a genuine curriculum...

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  • The Destruction of Black Civilization

    The Destruction of Black Civilization

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    Chancellor Williams (A) List Price: $19.95 (Paperback - African Civilizations / Invasions - 1987) A foundation and new approach to the history of o...

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  • The Isis Papers: The Keys to the Colors

    The Isis Papers: The Keys to the Colors

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    Dr. Frances Cress Welsing (A) List Price: $19.95 (Paperback - 25 Essays on White Supremacy - 2004) During the course of the struggle of African peo...

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  • The African American Baby Name Book

    The African American Baby Name Book

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    Teresa Norman (A) List Price: $14.00 (Paperback - Name Reference - 1998) Description: Names are a hallmark of our heritage, reflections of both the...

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  • The Warmth of Other Suns

    The Warmth of Other Suns

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    Isabel Wilkerson (A) List Price: $17.95 (Paperback - African American History / The Migration South from 1915-1970 - 2010). The Warmth of Other Sun...

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  • To Be A Slave

    To Be A Slave

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    Tom Feelings (A) and Julius Lester (ILT) List Price: $8.99 (Paperback - History / Slave Narratives - 2005) What was it like to be a slave? Listen t...

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    Things Fall Apart

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    Chinua Achebe (A) List Price: $13.00 (Paperback - African History / Post Colonization - 1994) Things Fall Apart tells two intertwining stories, bo...

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  • What They Never Told You In History Class Vol. 1

    What They Never Told You In History Class Vol. 1

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    Indus Khamit-Kush (A) and Lon Sharpe (EDIT) List Price: $19.95 (Paperback - African History / Origins / Contributions - 2003) Author: Indus Kham...

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  • Black History for Beginners at AshayByTheBay.com
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    Black History for Beginners

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    Denise Dennis (A) and Susan Willmarth (ILT) List Price: $15.99 (Paperback- Graphic Novel / African American History - 2007) This book covers a rich...

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    African History for Beginners

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    Herb Boyd (A) and Shey Wolvek Pfister (ILT) List Price: $14.95. (Paperback - Graphic Novel / African History - 2007) African History For Beginners ...

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  • My Global Journeys in Search of theAfrican Presence

    My Global Journeys in Search of the African Presence

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    Runoko Rashidi (A)  List Price: $39.95 (Paperback - African Presence / Global Journeys - 2017) Description: As a young man Runoko Rashidi was insp...

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  • Caste The Origins of Our  Discontent

    Caste (Oprah's Book Club): The Origins of Our Discontents

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    Isabel Wilkerson ( A) List Price: $32.00 (Hardcover -  America’s Hidden Caste System - 2020) #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB PICK ...

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  • Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome: America's Legacy of Enduring Injury

    Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome: America's Legacy of Enduring Injury

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    Joy de Gruy Leary (A) List Price: $19.95 (Paperback - Effects of Slavery/ Healing / Self- Help and Motivation - 2005) Description: While African Am...

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    Say It Loud: An Illustrated History of the Black Athlete

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    Roxanne Jones (A), Jessie Paolucci (A), Tony Dungy (FRWD) List Price: $35.00 (Hardcover - African American History / Sports - 2010) They are heroes...

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  • New Visions for a Black Man

    NEW Visions For A Black Man

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    Na'im Akbar (A) List Price: $14.00 (Paperback - Black Manhood - 1991) Visions For BlackMen raises issues which are not only important to black men ...

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  • Ra Sekhi Kemetic Reiki: Level 1

    Ra Sekhi Kemetic Reiki: Level 1

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    Rekhit Kajara Nia Yaa Nebthet (A) List Price: $18.95 (Paperback - Kemetic Reiki -2014) Description:  Kemetic Reiki is an ancient science of spiritu...

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  • Middle Passage
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    Middle Passage

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    Charles Johnson (A) List Price: $17.00 (Paperback - African American History / Middle Passage / Slave Trade - 1998) A twenty-fifth anniversary edit...

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  • The Mis-Education of the Negro
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    The Mis-Education of the Negro

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    Carter G. Woodson (A) List Price: $8.95 (Paperback - Denounces Eurocentric Education / Supports Black Studies - First Pub. 1933) The Mis-Education ...

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  • Bartlett's Familiar Black Quotations
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    Bartlett's Familiar Black Quotations

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  • One Day My Soul Just Opened Up

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    Iyanla Vanzant (A) List Price: $18.00 (Hardcover - Self Help Women - 1998) Description:Iyanla Vanzant, the star of the hit Oprah Winfrey Network sh...

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  • They Came Before Columbus
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    They Came Before Columbus

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    Ivan Van Sertima (A) List Price: $17.00 (Paperback - Africans Pre-Columbus - 2003) They Came Before Columbus reveals a compelling, dramatic, and su...

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    Black Women For Beginners

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    S. Pearl Sharp (A) and Beverly Hawkins Hall (ILT) List Price: $15.95 (Paperback - History / Black Women - 2011) Description: There are over 519 mil...

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    The Black Holocaust For Beginners

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    S. E. Anderson (A) and Vanessa Holley (ILT) List Price: $16.99 (Paperback - The Black Holocaust - 2007) Virtually anyone, anywhere knows that six m...

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