Black and British: A Short, Essential History by David Olusoga

Black and British: A Short, Essential History

David Olusoga

nonfiction history middle grade race young adult challenging informative medium-paced

176 pages | first published 2020


A short, essential introduction to Black British historyWhen did Africans first come to Britain?Who are the well-dressed black children in Georgian paintings?Why did the American Civil War disrupt the Industrial Revolution?These and many other que...
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