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Kenneth C. Barnes. Journey of Hope: The Back-to-Africa Movement in Arkansas in the Late 1800s. UNC Press. 2004. 268pp.

Lerone Bennett. Before the Mayflower: A History of Black America. Penguin Books. 1993. 713pp.

Mary Frances Berry; John W. Blassingame. Long Memory: The Black Experience in America. Oxford University Press. 1982. 486pp.

Elizabeth Rauh Bethel. The Roots of African-American Identity: Memory and History in Free Antebellum Communities. Macmillan. 1997. 242pp.

Charles M. Christian. Black Saga: The African American Experience: A Chronology. Basic Civitas Books. 1999. 624pp.

Kathleen Ann Clark. Defining Moments: African American Commemoration & Political Culture in the South, 1863-1913. UNC Press. 2005. 302pp.

Leslie H. Fishel; Benjamin Quarles. The Negro American: A Documentary History. Morrow. 1967. 536pp.

John Hope Franklin. From Slavery to Freedom: A History of Negro Americans. Alfred A. Knopf. 1980. 554pp.

Vincent Harding. There is a River: The Black Struggle for Freedom in America. Harcourt Trade. 1981. 416pp.

James Oliver Horton; Lois E. Horton. In Hope of Liberty: Culture, Community, and Protest Among Northern Free Blacks, 1700-1860. Oxford University Press. 1997. 340pp.

Leon F. Litwack; August Meier (editor). Black Leaders of the Nineteenth Century. University of Illinois Press. 1991. 360pp.

Kenneth O'Reilly. Racial Matters: The FBI's Secret File on Black America, 1960-1972. Free Press. 1989. 456pp.

Rosalyn Terborg-Penn. African American Women in the Struggle for the Vote, 1850-1920. Indiana University Press. 1998. 192pp.

Raymond Wolters. Negroes and the Great Depression: The Problem of Economic Recovery. Greenwood Publishing. 1970. 398pp.

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