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Results for Nonfiction + Black Writers (including African-Americans) + 20th Century (multiple decades)

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  • Solitary
    Albert Woodfox
    Paperback: 12/03/2019
     
    Winner of the 2019 BookBrowse Debut Author Award

    A chronicle of rare power and humanity that proves the ...
  • Mighty Justice: My Life in Civil Rights
    Dovey Johnson Roundtree , Katie McCabe
    Paperback: 11/05/2019
     
    "Dovey Johnson Roundtree set a new path for women and proved that the vision and perseverance of a single ...
  • Call Me American: A Memoir
    Abdi Nor Iftin
    Paperback: 05/07/2019
     
    The incredible true story of a boy living in war-torn Somalia who escapes to America--first by way of the ...
  • The Beautiful Struggle: A Father, Two Sons, and an Unlikely Road to Manhood
    Ta-Nehisi Coates
    Paperback: 01/06/2009
     
    An exceptional father-son story about the reality that tests us, the myths that sustain us, and the love ...
  • Brother, I'm Dying
    Edwidge Danticat
    Paperback: 09/09/2008
     
    From the best-selling author of The Dew Breaker, a major work of nonfiction: a powerfully moving family story ...
  • Unbowed: A Memoir
    Wangari Maathai
    Paperback: 09/07/2007
     
    Hugely charismatic, humble, and possessed of preternatural luminosity of spirit, Wangari Maathai, recounts her...
  • You Must Set Forth at Dawn: A Memoir
    Wole Soyinka
    Paperback: 03/13/2007
     
    Nobel Prize-winner Soyinka captures the spirit of Nigeria itself as he brings to life the friends and family ...

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