African American Studies
The secret life of the sensational woman behind the Morgan masterpieces, who lit up New York society.
A wry account of the road from Harvard scholarship student to ordination as northern Thailand's first black Buddhist nun.
In this "intelligent", "stunning", and "honest" book, Charlotte Pierce-Baker weaves together the accounts of black women who have been raped and who have felt that they had to remain silent in order to protect themselves and their race.
A study of African-American workers empowered and partly liberated by their skills.
First published in 1974, Fogel and Engerman's groundbreaking book reexamined the economic foundations of American slavery, marking "the start of a new period of slavery scholarship and some searching revisions of a national tradition" (C. Vann Woodward, New York Review of Books).