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The African American Book of Values
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The African American Book of Values by Steven Barboza

InThe African-American Book of Values,Steven Barboza has gathered together a wealth of stories that make up a moral map for modern living. Relying on the words and stories of (to name a few) the well-known: Langston Hughes, Frederick Douglas, Sojourner Truth, Zora Neale Hurston, Martin Luther King, Maya Angelou, Frances E.W. Harper, Malcolm X, Alex Haley, Benjamin Banneker, Phillis Wheatley--the unsung: ship captain, Robert Smalls; Underground Railroad conductor William Still; Stoplight inventor, Elijah McCoy (better known as the Real McCoy) ; poet Georgia Douglas Johnson; etiquette maven Charlotte Hawkins Brown; Elizabeth Keckley, seamstress to Mary Todd Lincoln;The African-American Book of Valuesillustrates for young and old, black and white the necessary characteristics by which we should lead our lives. Split into two sections, The Book of Self-Mastery and The Book of Empathy, and, augmented by black-and-white photos, line drawings and color illustrations,The African-American Book of Valueswill be a stunning must-have addition to African-American and American households everywhere.

Author: Steven Barboza

Language: English

Edition: 1

Binding: Hardcover

Pages: 960

Publisher: Doubleday

Publication Date: 1998-09-15

Our Price: $5.32

ISBN: 0385482590

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