Lucent Library of Black History: Set 2

The experiences of and contributions made by African Americans are essential parts of the history of the United States. However, their compelling stories often do not get the attention they deserve as vital pieces of the American narrative. As readers explore crucial moments and figures in black history, they begin to see a clearer picture of the African American experience. This picture is painted in vibrant detail thanks to engaging text, annotated quotes, informative sidebars, and both historical and contemporary images. Primary sources and timelines are also included to enhance the reading experience.
• Topics present a comprehensive overview of black history—from slavery to the civil rights movement to the work being done in the present by black scientists and engineers—that enriches what is taught in social studies classes
• Readers are inspired to seek out more stories that have been hidden from public knowledge, developing a more passionate and personal interest in history
• Topics highlight the many ways African Americans have fought for and continue to fight for equality, encouraging readers to fight against injustice and intolerance in the world around them using their unique strengths

Library Set List: $236.40 / S&L: $189.12

Reading Level: 7

Interest Level: 7-10

Product type: Library Set
ISBN: 978-1-5345-6256-1
Copyright: 2018
Language: English