The Shaping of Black America: The Struggles and Triumphs of African-Americans, 1619-1990s by author Lerone Bennett Jr.
We are proud to officially reveal 2018's first Book of the Month!
"What forces transformed Africans into African-Americans?" Among many questions, this one is brought up and addressed by Lerone Bennett Jr., where he examines the African- American experience in depth from the 1600s to 1990s. Through his work, The Shaping of Black America, Bennett tells a story from a developmental perspective, in regard to how exactly "Black people became a nation within a nation". Travel back in time with this work, and learn of how Black America came to be!
If you would like an insightful read, be sure to pick up our January 2018 Book of the Month, "The Shaping of Black America: The Struggles and Triumphs of African-Americans, 1619-1990s"!