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African American Studies: Slavery & the Slave Trade

Selected Print Books Available in the Library

The Slave's Cause

Call number: E441 .S536 2016

The Long Emancipation 

Call Number: E441 .B48 2015

The Empire of Necessity 

Call Number: HT1121 .G73 2013

Women and Slavery 

Call HT861 .W66 2007 

The Half Has Never Been Told 

Call number: E441 .B337 2016

Final Passages 

Call Number: HT1162 .O58 2014

The Price for Their Pound of Flesh 

Call number: E443 .B446 2017

Black Slaves, Indian Masters

Call Number: E98 .R28 K73 2015

Empire of Cotton

Call Number: HD9870.5 .B43 2014

Barracoon: the story of the last "black cargo"

Call number: E444.L49 H87 2018

Selected Films Available in the Library

Slavery by Another Name (2012)


Africans in America: America's Journey Through Slavery (2006)


The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross (2014)


12 Years a Slave (2014)


Prince Among Slaves (2008)


African American Lives 2 (2008)


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