Africans in America: America's Journey through Slavery
Paperback : 512 pages ISBN-10 : 9780156008549 ISBN-13 : 978-0156008549
Dr. King's Refrigerator
A sly, witty, and insightful collection of short stories from National Book Award-winning author, Charles Johnson. Product details Publisher : Scribner (November 5, 2011) Language : English Paperback : 144 pages ISBN-10 : 0743264541 ISBN-13 : 978-0743264549
A twenty-fifth anniversary edition of Charles Johnson’s National Book Award-winning masterpiece—"a novel in the tradition of Billy Budd and Moby-Dick…heroic in proportion…fiction that hooks the mind" (The New York Times Book Review)—now with a new introduction from Stanley Crouch.Rutherford Calhoun, a newly freed...
Rutherford Calhoun, a newly freed slave and irrepressible rogue, is lost in the underworld of 1830s New Orleans. Desperate to escape the city’s unscrupulous bill collectors and the pawing hands of a schoolteacher hellbent on marrying him, he jumps aboard...