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My Folks and the Land of Opportunity

By: Adams, Samantha (editor)

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Topeka, Kansas, USA, Capper Press: 1995

Book ID: SCW09607

ISBN: 0941678474

Condition: Good


BC3 - A trade paperback withdrawn ex-library book in good+ condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in black and white photo illustrated brown and white wraps with minor overall shelf wear with clear heavy plastic lamination applied to the covers with the usual library labels and stamps on the spine, the back cover, the top outside paper edges, the front endpaper, and the title page plus there is one dogeared page plus there is some light overall rubbing of the covers. A book that chronicles the experiences of immigrants to turn-of-the-century America based memoir, correspondence, and reminiscenc... View more info

The Pursuit of Fairness: A History of Affirmative Action

By: Anderson, Terry H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC20538BB

ISBN: 0195157648

Condition: As New


CM2 - A first edition hardcover book in fine condition in fine dust jacket that is mylar protected. A colorful history that brings to life the politicians, legal minds, and ordinary people who have fought for or against affirmative action The Pursuit of Fairness helps clear the air and calm the emotions, as it illuminates a difficult and critically important issue. View more info

The Pursuit of Fairness: A History of Affirmative Action

By: Anderson, Terry H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC20539BB

ISBN: 0195157648

Condition: As New


CM2 - A first edition hardcover book in fine condition in fine dust jacket that is mylar protected. A colorful history that brings to life the politicians, legal minds, and ordinary people who have fought for or against affirmative action The Pursuit of Fairness helps clear the air and calm the emotions, as it illuminates a difficult and critically important issue. View more info

The Black Middle Class Family

By: Barnes, Annie S.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Bristol, Indiana, Wyndham Hall Press: 1985

Book ID: EC25229BB

ISBN: 0932269508

Condition: Very Good


AU5 - An ex-library hardcover book in very good condition that has library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), lightly bent, some stains, light discoloration and shelf wear with no dust jacket. A Study of Black Subsociety, Neighborhood, and Home In Interaction. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Black Texans

By: Barr, Alwyn

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Jenkins Publishing Company: 1973

Book ID: EC10998BB

Condition: Fair


CA4 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has wrinkling and crease on some edges and corners, label on the lower spine, inside flaps adhered to the fixed endpapers, and shelf wear otherwise good. Book has library stamping on the top, contents page, and front loose endpaper, back loose endpaper missing/cut out, significant peeling, chipping, and paper residue on the front endpapers, discoloration, and shelf wear. A History of Negroes In Texas 1528-1971. View more info

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Black Texans

By: Barr, Alwyn

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Jenkins Publishing Company: 1982

Book ID: EC21054BB

Condition: Very Good


CN3 - An ex-library hardcover book in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has label, inside flaps adhered to the fixed endpapers, light discoloration and shelf wear. Book has library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), some scattered stains, light discoloration and shelf wear. A History of Negroes In Texas 1528-1971. 8.75"x6", 259 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

The Broken Fountain

By: Belmonte, Thomas

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Columbia University Press: 1979

Book ID: SCW12111

ISBN: 0231045433

Condition: Good


BZ3 - A trade paperback book in good+ condition. An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in black and white photo illustrated brown wraps with minor overall shelf wear with some moderate overall rubbinf of the covers. An ethnographic study of a small neighborhood in the notorious slums of Naples. Endnotes, indexed, 151p. View more info

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The History of the German Settlements in Texas 1831-1861

By: Biesele, Rudolph Leopold

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Press of Von Boeckmann-Jones Co.: 1930

Book ID: EC2810BB

Condition: Fair


J5 - A hardcover book in fair condition that has bumped corners, scattered rubbing, chipping, and stains, long tear on the endpaper hinges, really loose hinges, previous owner's info written on the fixed endpapers, tanning, and shelf wear with no dust jacket. 9.25"x6.5", 259 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Modern Black American Fiction Writers

By: Bloom, Harold (Edited and with an Introduction by)

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, Chelsea House Publishers: 1995

Edition: First Printing

Book ID: SW548BB

ISBN: 079102220X

Condition: Very Good


BY2 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has couple of taped labels on the lower spine, label on the back, inside flaps adhered to the fixed endpapers, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has library stamping on the top, couple of labels on the copyright page, cardholder adhered on the back loose endpaper, and light shelf wear otherwise very good. Writers of English: Lives and Works. View more info

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Notes on India

By: Bohm, Robert

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, South End Press: 1982

Edition: First Printing

Book ID: EC4968BB

ISBN: 0896081257

Condition: Very Good


AT6 - Book is lightly bumped on the bottom spine, chipping on some bottom edge, some light scratches on the back, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. This book is a stereotype-destroying portrait of existence on the Indian subcontinent. The descriptions of... View more info

Chicanos and Rural Poverty

By: Briggs, Vernon M.

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland, USA, Johns Hopkins University Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW08619

ISBN: 0801814731

Condition: Good


BZ6 - A tight, clean, sound copy in blue cloth covered boards with silver lettering and a graphic on the spine with minor overall shelf wear primarily in the form of some light fading on the front and back covers from a library label on the spine wrapping around onto the front and back plus there are the usual library stamps and pocket on the front free endpaper, half title page, title page, and back fixed endpaper plus there is a very, very light bump on the back top left corner. A policy paper that examines the effects of rural poverty on Chicano lives and welfare, focusing on the American S... View more info

The Talking Book: African Americans and the Bible

By: Callahan, Allen Dwight

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC32806BB

ISBN: 0300109369

Condition: Very Good


CS4 - A first edition hardcover book in very good condition in very good dust jacket. Dust jacket and book have light discoloration and shelf wear. 9.5"x6.5", 286 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

The Concubine's Children

By: Chond, Denise

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Viking/Penguin Books: 1994

Book ID: SCW00665

ISBN: 0670829617

Condition: Very Good


CB3 - A trade paperback in very good condition. An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with minor shelf wear and a light crease to the front bottom right corner. The story of a Chinese family living on two sides of the globe over a period of 60 years. The author's grandmother was brought from China as a young concubine by a Chinese immigrant who came to the US and who left his wife and children in China. 266p. View more info

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The Right and the Good

By: David Ross

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1965

Book ID: ec52034

Condition: Very Good


Y6 - A reprint hardcover book in very good condition in fair dust jacket. Dust jacket has price clipped, wrinkling, chipping, crease, and some tears on the edges and corners, scattered stains, scuffing, rubbing and scratches, some info written and label stain on the front flap, discoloration, and shelf wear. book has some bumped corners, tanning and light shelf wear. The Author examines in this book the nature, relations, and impications of three conceptions which appear to the fundamental in ethics - those of 'right.' 'good' in general, and 'morally good'. The inquiry has much in common with ... View more info

Contributors of Black Women to America (Volume II)

By: Davis, Marianna W. (Edited by)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Columbia, South Carolina, Kenday Press, Inc.: 1982

Book ID: EC12217BB

Condition: Very Good


BW2 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has taped label on the spine, wrinkling and crease on some edges and corners, inside flaps adhered to the fixed endpapers, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has some rubbing on the cover edges, light stain on the page edges, library stamping on the top and copyright page with label, couple of labels on the back loose endpaper, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Contributors of Black Women to America: Volume II - Civil Rights, Politics and Government, Education, Medicine, Sciences. View more info

Kabloona

By: de Poncins, Gontran

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Time Incorporated: 1965

Book ID: SCW06056

Condition: Very Good


CA1 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with very minor overall shelf wear with some very light creasing on the spine plus there is some very light yellowing of the outside paper edges. Written in collaboration with Lewis Galantière. With a new introduction by Lewis Galantière. This book was originally published in 1941. A book that examines the Stone Age mind through an examination of the culture of the Eskimos. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Illustrated with black and white drawings by the author. 340p. View more info

Black Police in America

By: Dulaney, W. Marvin

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana, U.S.A., Indiana University Press: 1997

Edition: 2nd Printing

Book ID: EC11958BB

ISBN: 0253330068

Condition: Very Good


AM2 - Book has taped label on the lower spine and couple on the back top, tanning on the spine, gutters, amd some edges, library stamping on the top, label on the copyright page, cardholder adhered on the back loose endpaper, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Blue covered boards with gilt lettering. Blacks in the Diaspora. General Editors Darlene Clark Hine, John McCluskey, Jr., and David Barry Gaspar. View more info

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Democracy Reborn: The Fourteenth Amendment and the Fight for Equal Rights in Post-Civil War America

By: Epps, Garrett

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company: 2006

Book ID: EC11477BB

Condition: Near Fine


BS3 - An uncorrected proof paperback book in near fine condition that has light discoloration and shelf wear. An account of the adoption of the Fourteenth Amendment, an act that revolutionized the U.S. Constitution and shaped the nation's destiny in the wake of the Civil War. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

The Agony of Education: Black Students at White Colleges and Universities

By: Feagin, Joe R.; Vera, Hernan; Imani, Nikitah

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Routledge: 1996

Book ID: EC12228BB

ISBN: 0415915112

Condition: Very Good


BW2 - Book has some light label stains and residue on the cover, light foxing on the page edges, library stamping on the top and copyright page with couple of labels, cardholder adhered on the back loose endpaper, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Black covered boards with gilt lettering on the spine. View more info

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Culture and AIDS

By: Feldman, Douglas A. (Edited by)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Praeger Publishers: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC35796BB

ISBN: 0275931897

Condition: Very Good


P2 - A first edition ex-library hardcover book in very good condition that has library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), bowed, some marked out info and bumped corners, light discoloration and shelf wear with no dust jacket. 9.5"x6.5", 216 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info