New African American History Titles

Black History Month

Check out these 2014 African-American history titles for a wealth of historical and contemporary facts:

Cover image for The handy African American history answer bookThe Handy African American History Answer Book
by Jessie Carney Smith

The book covers African-American history with concise answers with topics such as arts and entertainment, civil rights and protests, journalism, music, organizations, and many more from colonial times to present day.

 famous, little-known and unsung triumphs of Blacks in America
African American Firsts
by Joan Potter (4th edition)

In this fourth edition, discover 450 "firsts" in African-American history from colonial times to the present in a question and answer format.

Topics include business, education, literature, science and medicine, and more. 

Revised and updated.