4 edition of Black women found in the catalog.
Bibliography: p. 137-148.
|Statement||[by Annie S. Barnes].|
|LC Classifications||E185.86 .B373 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 149 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||149|
|LC Control Number||85051989|
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So in that spirit, and in honor of Women’s History Month, here are 20 new and upcoming releases from Black women authors that you should be reading this year. Some of . Of course you can’t judge a book by its cover. Except, perhaps, if that book is They Carried Us: The Social Impact of Philadelphia’s Black Women Leaders, by Dr. Allener M. Baker-Rogers and Fasaha M. Traylor, which will be released on Saturday.. The cover of the book, which chronicles the lives and far-reaching impact of 95 black Philadelphia women, starting with “Black Alice” in the.
Executive Summary. Interviews with 10 women of color shed light on some of the common challenges faced by black women in the workplace, how they cope with those challenges, and how those coping. It became the first book by an African American writer to be selected by the Book-of-the-Month Club. His novel Black Boy was a personal account of growing up in the South and eventual move to.
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