Lucent Library of Black History: Sets 1 ? 3

The stories of African American inventors, political
leaders, artists, and activists are often overlooked. However, this
comprehensive study of black history from the time of slavery through the
present gives those stories the time and attention they deserve. The combination
of biographical information, historical overviews, and cultural appreciation
ensures that readers with a variety of interests will find topics that appeal to
them. The detailed main text presents challenging topics in an age-appropriate
way, and sidebars enhance the reading experience. In addition, design elements
including timelines and primary source images keep readers engaged with this
essential material.

• Connections between the past and present are clearly
made to help readers think critically about how current social issues are
influenced by historical events

• Detailed discussions of the contributions
of African American women highlight the importance of fighting for equal rights
for everyone

• Annotated quotes from activists, historians, and important
documents allow readers to develop a more personal understanding of black
history and provide avenues for further research

Library Set List: $686.80 / S&L: $549.44

Reading Level: 7

Interest Level: 7-10

Product type: Library Set
ISBN: 978-1-5345-6860-0
Copyright: 2020
Language: English