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By Darlene Clark Hine,Kathleen Thompson

ISBN-10: 076790110X

ISBN-13: 9780767901109

ISBN-10: 0767901118

ISBN-13: 9780767901116

on the maximum moments and within the most harsh instances, black ladies were a very important a part of America's history.  Now, the inspiring background of black ladies in the USA is explored in vibrant element via leaders within the fields of African American and women's history.

A Shining Thread of Hope chronicles the lives of black ladies from indentured servitude within the early American colonies to the cruelty of antebellum plantations, from the reign of lynch legislation within the Jim Crow South to the triumphs of the Civil Rights period, and it illustrates how the tale of black ladies in the US is as a lot a story of braveness and wish because it is a historical past of struggle.  On either someone and a collective point, A Shining Thread of Hope unearths the power and spirit of black girls and brings their tales from the fringes of yankee heritage to a valuable place in our figuring out of the forces and occasions that experience formed this country.

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