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Black History: Booklists
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These lists of books are specially selected by our Librarians.
African American History:
In celebration of African American History Month explore our resources on African American history and culture.
African Americans From Philadelphia:
Notable African Americans from the City of Brotherly Love.
African Americans Win the West:
Pioneering African Americans of the Old West.
For Children: African American Fiction:
Recommended books for children of all ages by African American authors.
For Teens: African American Historical Fiction:
Historical fiction for teens focusing on the African American experience.
African American scientists and inventors.
An important cultural movement in American history.
The nation's first African American fighter pilots.
Underground Railroad and African American Slave Resistance:
Famed rebellions in African American history.
Coretta Scott King:
Learn more about the legacy of Coretta Scott King.
Explore the rich life and legacy of Coretta Scott King.
Learn about King's lifelong struggle for civil rights.
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