My Face Is Black Is True: Callie House and the Struggle for Ex-Slave Reparations. Mary Frances Berry.

My Face Is Black Is True: Callie House and the Struggle for Ex-Slave Reparations

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2005. Hardcover. [2], xiv, 314, [2] p.: illustrations; 22 cm. Beige cover with gilt-stamped spine title. Illustrated dust jacket designed by Carol Devine Carson. Stated First Edition. Callie House (1861-1928), born into slavery, sought reparations for African-Americans for their time as slaves. She founded the Ex-Slave Association and fought for years, although the Justice Department opposed the movement. Book is in Fine Condition: clean and tight. Dust jacket is in Near Fine Condition: very lightly soiled; bright; not price-clipped. Fine / near fine. Item #007047
ISBN: 1400040035

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