• Black History

  • A Captivating Guide to African American History and the Haitian Revolution
  • By: Captivating History
  • Narrated by: Duke Holm
  • Length: 5 hrs and 42 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Release date: 02-19-18
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Captivating History
  • 5 out of 5 stars 4.8 (25 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Explore some of the most important events and people in black history
Two captivating manuscripts in one book:  

African American History: A Captivating Guide to the People and Events That Shaped the History of the United States
Haitian Revolution: A Captivating Guide to the Abolition of Slavery
The history of African Americans is a long and tragic chronicle of events. The people who dared to stand up and speak out against the systemic cruelty and oppression were often brutally killed for their efforts. This has created a rich tapestry of defiant and courageous leaders and followers who have gradually pressed for the evolution of thought within the United States of America. Discover personal stories, struggle, and achievements of people like:  

Harriet Tubman
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Malcolm X
Rosa Parks
Frederick Douglass
And many more
Some of the topics covered in the first part of this book include:  

The First Africans in America
How Slaves Were Viewed
African Americans’ Contribution to Literature, Art, and Music
The Fight for Independence
Fugitive Slave Laws
The Gabriel Prosser Revolt
Some of the topics covered in the second part of this book include:   

The Wealth from Saint-Domingue
Beginning of the End of the French Colony
Planning of One of the Most Historic Revolutions in History
The Revolution Begins
The Revolution Spreads
Ripples of Events in Europe
The Abolishment of Slavery and the British Response
And much more!
Get the audiobook now and learn more about black history!
©2017 Captivating History (P)2018 Captivating History
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4 out of 5 stars
By Elli on 02-28-18

Good Information

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Good information to have, very interest and very helpful when teaching the children.

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5 out of 5 stars
By Kyler on 02-28-18

The History We Should Proud

Any history buff would be pleased to have this book in their collection.

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5 out of 5 stars
By Dexter Finn on 02-27-18

Excellent Black History Book

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Excellent, very informative and liked that it gave a synopsis of dates at the end.

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5 out of 5 stars
By Emma Clara on 02-27-18

Excellent Narration

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This book teaches a lot about black history very interesting and informative. knowledgeable and educational content for anyone who is interested in learning about black history.

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