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BLAC Report on Education : Rederessing Inequity - Empowering Black Learners. 3 vols

By: Black Learners Advisory Council - Halifax]. CLAYTON, Willard). DAYE, Buddy).

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Black Learners Advisory Council , Halifax , 1994, ISBN:0969876009:

Seller ID: 63655


(Black Learners Advisory Council). BLAC Report on Education : Rederessing Inequity - Empowering Black Learners. (Halifax : Black Learners Advisory Council (BLAC), 1994). In Three Volumes. Pp. 66; 187; 208. 4to white card covers, maroon titles to front and spine. Vol. 1. Summary; Vol. 2. The History of Black Education in Nova Scotia; Case Studies; A Literature Review of Experiences and Activities in Other Jurisdictions; Vol. 3. Participatory Action Research; Results of A Socio-Demographic Survey of the Nova Scotia Black Community. Members of the Committee : CastorWilliams, Brad Barton, Melinda ... View more info

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Black and Bluenose : The Contemporary History of Community. First Edition

By: SAUNDERS, Charles CLARKE, George Elliott, foreword]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pottersfield Press, Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scotia, 1999, ISBN:1895900239: 1999

Seller ID: 33191

ISBN: 1895900239


SAUNDERS, Charles. Black and Bluenose : The Contemporary History of Community. Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scotia, Canada : Pottersfield Press, 1999. First Edition. Pp (6),7-223,(1). illustrated with 9 b&w photos. 8vo (151 x 228 mm), photo-illustrated blue cardcovers, with white & red lettering to spine. . Charles Saunders (b. July 12, 1946 in Pennsylvania). "Nova Scotia is the cradle of an African Canadian community that has existed for more than 200 years. During that time, black Nova Scotians have shared triumphs and tragedies similar to those of other communities... View more info

Black and White in North America : Selected Sources.

By: TAIT, Terence D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1970,:

Seller ID: 93142


TAIT, Terence D. Black and White in North America : Selected Sources. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1970). Pp [i]-x,1-83,(3). 8vo, blueand olive green card covers, lettered in white. In the Curriculum Resource Books Series. Spadoni & Donnelly 2226. Contents : Part One - The Uprooted. 1. The Dark Continent.2. The American Colonists and the Africans. 3.The Fo unding Fathers and Slavery. 4. Slavery in the Northern British and French Colonies. Part Two - The Peculiar Institution. 1. The Experience of Slavery.2. William Lloyd Garrison, Abolitionist. 3. Alexis de Tocqueville and Slav ... View more info

Black Battalion, 1916-1920 : Canada's Best Kept Military Secret. First Edition

By: RUCK, Calvin W. ELLIS, Bruce F., foreword

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing Limited, Halifax, 1987, ISBN:0920852920:

Seller ID: 3610


RUCK, Calvin W. The Black Battalion, 1916-1920 : Canada's Best Kept Military Secret. (Halifax, N.S.) : Nimbus Publishing Limited, (1987). Pp (10),[1]-125,(1). With 56 b&w photos as well as other illustrations in the text. 8vo, illustrated grey trade paperback. Foreword by Bruce F.Ellis. Revised edition of Canada's Black Battalion : No.2 Construction, 1916-1920. Perkins, Regiments : Regiments and Corps of the British Empire and Commonwealth 1758 –1993 : A Critical Bibliography p.182. "The Black military heritage in Cana da is still generally unknown and unwritten. Most Canadians have no i... View more info

Black Berry, Sweet Juice : On Being Black and White in Canada. First Edition. Inscribed, without dustjacket.

By: HILL, Lawrence.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harper Flamingo Canada, Toronto, 2001, ISBN:0002000202:

Seller ID: 106295


HILL, Lawrence. Black Berry, Sweet Juice : On Being Black and White in Canada. (Toronto) : Harper Flamingo Canada, (2001). First Printing. Pp. (10),1-245,(1). 8vo, purple paper covered boards with silver lettering to spine. "From my earliest years, I was seeking out links with black folks here and there, wherever I could find them. But several decades would pass before I began -- with the research for this book -- to make a concerted effort to meet people who, like me, were of mixed race. People with one black and one white parent. It was unusual for me to see black people in the 1960s in ... View more info

Black Canadians : History, Experience, Social Conditions. Second PaperbackEdition.

By: MENSAH, Joseph.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fernwood Publishing, Halifax and Winnipeg, 2010, ISBN:9781552663455:

Seller ID: 106572


MENSAH, Joseph. Black Canadians : History, Experience, Social Conditions. Halifax and Winnipeg: Fernwood Publishing, (2010). Second Edition. Pp. (8),ix-x,1-293,(1). 8vo, illustrated black and red card covers with white and red lettering to front cover and spine. "Racial equality cannot be achieved, argues Mensah, as long as historical and contemporary inequalities remain obscured. Using a multidisciplinary perspective -- drawn from sociology, geography, economics, political economy, cultural studies and philosophy -- this book examines the history, experiences and social conditions of Blac... View more info

Black Community Profile : A Survey of the Black Population of New Glasgow

By: Black Studies) SKINNER, Bette CLARK, Vivian PARIS, Peggy

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission, Halifax , 1973,:

Seller ID: 4742


(Black Studies). Black Community Profile : A Survey of the Black Populationof New Glasgow; Summer 1973. Halifax : Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission , 1973. Pp (4),[1]-50,(3),1-8,(3). Lg.8vo, green card covers, coil bdg. Vaison p.53. Research Conducted by Bette Skinner (co-ordinator), Vivian Clark,Janice Jewell, Marilyn Jordan, and Peggy Paris. Sections : History & Attit udes, Housing, Social & Legal Services, Recreation, Education, and Employment. Very good. 30.00 View more info

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Black Edwardians : Black People in Britain, 1901-1914. Paperback.

By: GREEN, Jeffrey.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Frank Cass, London and Portland, 2005, ISBN:0714644269: 2005

Seller ID: 109367

ISBN: 0714644269


GREEN, Jeffrey. Black Edwardians : Black People in Britain, 1901-1914. London and Portland, OR : Frank Cass, (2005). "Transferred to digital printing" Edition. Pp. (8),[ix]-xxi,(1),[1]-279,(1). With several black and white photo reproductions. 8vo, orange photo-illustrated card covers with black lettering to front cover and spine. "His original and painstaking researches have rescued people from oblivion, and provided detailed accounts of less obscure individuals: notably when clarifying the origins of London-born composer Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (a collaboration with Paul McGil... View more info

Black History in the Maritimes : Major Themes and Teaching Strategies : Selected Bibliography.

By: WALKER, James W. St.G.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1985,:

Seller ID: 91037


WALKER, James W. St.G. Black History in the Maritimes : Major Themes and Teaching Strategies : Selected Bibliography. N.pl.: n.pub., n.d. [ca 1985]. Pp [1]-11 leaves, printed one side only. 4to, photocopied leaves, corner stapled. A photocopied typed bibliography of references to black history in the Maritimes. Contents : A. Bibliographies. B. General Works on Blacks in Canada. C. Works on Race Relations in Canada. D. Biographical Works. E. Bookson Blacks in the Maritimes. F. Articles on Blacks in the Maritimes. G. Rep orts. H. Graduate Theses on Blacks in the Maritimes. Horizontal fold, else ... View more info

Black Ice : The Lost History the Colored Hockey League of the Maritimes, 1895-1925. First Edition in dustjacket

By: FOSTY, George and Darril

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Stryker-Indigo Publishing Company, Inc., New York, 2004, ISBN:0965116867:

Seller ID: 90600


FOSTY, George and Darril. Black Ice : The Lost History the Colored Hockey League of the Maritimes, 1895-1925 . [With a foreword by Dr. Henry Bishop]. New York : Stryker-Indigo Publishing Company, Ltd., (2004). First Printing.Pp. (4),i-ix,(1),1-235,(5). Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth with metallic le ttering to spine. "The Colored Hockey League of the Maritimes was formed in1895 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Comprised of the sons and grandsons of runaway American slaves, the league helped pioneer the sport of ice hockey, changing this winter game from the primitive "gentleman's past-t... View more info

Black Identity in Nova Scotia : Community and Institutions in Historical Perspective

By: WALKER, James W.St.G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Black Cultural Centre , 1985,:

Seller ID: 27248


WALKER, James W.St.G. The Black Identity in Nova Scotia : Community and Institutions in Historical Perspective. N.pl.: Black Cultural Centre for Nova Scotia, n.d. [1985]. Pp [1]-28. 8vo, stapled cream card covers. Vg. 10.00 View more info

Black Islanders : Prince Edward Island's Historical Black Community. Second Printing.

By: HORNBY, Jim. Island Studies.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Institute of Island Studies, Charlottetown, 1992, ISBN:0919013147:

Seller ID: 12530


HORNBY, Jim. Black Islanders : Prince Edward Island's Historical Black Community. Charlottetown : Institute of Island Studies, (1992). Second Printing. Pp (8), ix-xvii, (1), 1-116, (2). Illustrated. Map. 8vo, illustrated greycard covers with black & blue lettering to front cover, black lettering to spine. No.3 in the Island Studies series. Sections : Slavery on the Island of St.John, 1781-1825; Lives under Slavery, 1784-1832; Racism in Popular C ulture: Some Island Examples; The Bog: Charlottetown's Black District; Beyond the Bog. With index. Previous owner's blindstamp to title page, else ver... View more info

Black Jews of Harlem : Negro Nationalism and the Dilemmas of Negro Leadership. Signed copy

By: BROTZ, Howard.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Schocken Books, New York , 1970,:

Seller ID: 86854


BROTZ, Howard M. The Black Jews of Harlem : Negro Nationalism and the Dilemmas of Negro Leadership. New York : Schocken Books, (1970). First Schocken Edition. Pp [i]-x,(2),1-144,+ 4 pp photos. Index. 8vo, illustrated reddish-brown card covers. In the Sourcebooks in Negro History series. “Dating fromthe heyday of Garveyism in the 1920's, Harlem's Congregation of Commandmen t Keepers, under the leadership of Rabbi Wentworth A. Matthew, represents an important stage of the black man's spiritual odyssey in the New World. Kept from all communion with his past through slavery and later stripped of... View more info

Black Loyalists of Nova Scotia : Tracing the History of Tracadie Loyalists 1776-1787. Curatorial Report 91. First Edition

By: ROBERTSON, Carmelita

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax, 2000, ISBN:0888716338:

Seller ID: 83722


ROBERTSON, Carmelita. Black Loyalists of Nova Scotia : Tracing the History of Tracadie Loyalists 1776-1787. Curatorial Report 91. Halifax: Nova ScotiaMuseum, 2000. First Edition. Pp (6),7-146,(1). Illustrated. Index. 4to, bl ack coil binding, black and grey printed card covers. Contents : Preface : Remembering Black Loyalists, Black Communities. Introduction. 1. Black Loyalists from New York to Port Mouton, Nova Scotia, 1783. 2. Black Loyalists of Guysborough, 1776-1785. 3. Black Loyalists ofTracadie, Nova Scotia, 1787.Appendices: A. Name Variations of Tracadie Land Grantees B. Table of Ships ... View more info

Black Loyalists: The Search for a Promised Land in Nova Scotia and Sierra Leone 1783-1870. 1st in dj. signed.

By: WALKER, James W.St.G.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Longman & Dalhousie University Press, Halifax, 1976, ISBN:058264190x:

Seller ID: 20813


WALKER, James W.St.G. The Black Loyalists : The Search for a Promised Land in Nova Scotia and Sierra Leone, 1783-1870. (Halifax) : Longman & DalhousieUniversity Press, (1976). First Printing. Pp. (4),[v]-xvi,(2),[1]-438,+ 8 pp.plates. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A volume in the Dalhousie African Studies Series. General editor; John Flint. Contents: 1. Origin of the Black Loyalists: The slaves' war for independence, 1775-83; 2. Land and Settlement in Nova Scotia: The establishment of a free black community, 1783-91; 3. Freedom Denied: The bondage of dependence, 1783-91; 4. Bla... View more info

Black Loyalists: The Search for a Promised Land in Nova Scotia and Sierra Leone 1783-1870. UofT Paperback.

By: WALKER, James W.St.G. Reprints in Canadian History.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1999, ISBN:0802074022:

Seller ID: 110038


WALKER, James W.St.G. The Black Loyalists : The Search for a Promised Land in Nova Scotia and Sierra Leone, 1783-1870. Toronto : University of TorontoPress, (1999). Pp. (4),[v]-xxv,(1),1-438. 8vo, illustrated purple and gree n card covers with pink spine, green and white lettering to front cover andspine. A volume in the Reprints in Canadian History series. Contents: 1. O rigin of the Black Loyalists: The slaves' war for independence, 1775-83; 2.Land and Settlement in Nova Scotia: The establishment of a free black comm unity, 1783-91; 3. Freedom Denied: The bondage of dependence, 1783-91; 4. B... View more info

Black Music in the Maritimes

By: HENRY, Frances Canadian Folk Music Journal, 3, 1975) COX, Gordon CORMIER, Charlotte

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Canadian Folk Music Society, Don Mills, ON, 1975,:

Seller ID: 71687


HENRY, Frances. "Black Music in the Maritimes" . An article in the CanadianFolk Music Journal, volume 3, 1975, pp. 11-21. (Don Mills, ON): Canadina F olk Music Society, 1975. Pp. 1-56. 8vo, stapled printed white card covers. Also includes: Gordon Cox's "The Christmas Carolling Tradition of Green's Harbour, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland", Laurel Doucette's "An Introduction to the Puckett Collection of Ontario Folklore", Charlotte Cormier's "Situation de la recherche en folklore Acadien", Edith Fowke's "Songs of a Manitboa Family", and Philip J. Thomas's "... View more info

Black Nova Scotians. First Edition

By: GRANT, John N. WHITE, William). VIENNEAU, Azor). WHITE, Portia).

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax , 1980, ISBN:0919680208: 1980

Seller ID: 6486

ISBN: 0919680208


GRANT, John N. Black Nova Scotians. Halifax : Nova Scotia Museum, 1980. First Printing. Pp (3),4-47,(1). Map. 8vo, white matte card covers, black lettering to front cover & spine. Drawings by Azor Vienneau. A brief overview. The Pre-Loyalist Period; The Loyalist Period; The Emigration of the Black Loyalists; Guysborough Settlement; The Maroons; The Decline of Slavery in Nova Scotia; The Emigration of the Chesapeake Blacks; Emigration to Trinidad; The Passing Years; 'And The People Said Amen'; Black Nova Scotians to 190... View more info

Black Nova Scotians. Second Printing.

By: GRANT, John N. DIXON, George HUSBANDS, B.A. HALL, William Edward

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax , 1984, ISBN:0919680208:

Seller ID: 6487


GRANT, John N. Black Nova Scotians. Halifax : Nova Scotia Museum, (1984). Second Printing. Pp (3), 4-47, (1). Map. 8vo, white card covers with black titles to front and spine. John Norman Grant (b. 1946, Antigonish, Nova Scotia). Drawings by Azor Vienneau. A brief overview. Chapters : The Pre-Loyalist Period; The Loyalist Period; The Emigration of the Black Loyalists; Guysborough Settlement; The Maroons; The Decline of Slavery in Nova Scotia; TheEmigration of the Chesapeake Blacks; Emigration to Trinidad; The Passing Y ears; 'And The People Said Amen'; Black Nova Scotians to 1901; A Part of th... View more info

Black Odyssey: The Case of the Slave Ship Amistad. 2nd Penguin pbk

By: CABLE, Mary

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Penguin, New York, 1997,:

Seller ID: 20040


CABLE, Mary. Black Odyssey : The Case of the Slave Ship Amistad . (New York) : Penguin Books, (1997). Second Penguin Printing. Pp 183. Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. "On June 28, 1839, the slave ship Amistad sailed form Havana bearing a valuable cargo of fifty-three black people and a fortune in gold dubloons. Her destination was the Cuban coastal town of Puerto Principe, but she never reached it; for by July 2 the captain was dead and the Amistad had been seized by the slaves. Weeks later, a mystery ship appeared off the coast of New England, manned by cutlass-carrying blacks who could ne... View more info