Home » Black History Books » Top 10 Black History Books » Waiting ‘Til the Midnight Hour: A Narrative History of Black Power in America


Category : Black History Books, Top 10 Black History Books
Do not lose your chance to get this rare opportunity!
* Discount only for limited time, Buy it now!



"This Best Selling Waiting ‘Til the Midnight Hour: A Narrative History of Black Power in America Tends to SELL OUT VERY FAST! If this is a MUST HAVE product, be sure to Order Now to avoid disappointment!"
Rating: 
Amazon Price: $19.99 $15.39 You save: $4.60 (23%). (as of unknown date – Details). Product prices and availability are accurate as of the date/time indicated and are subject to change. Any price and availability information displayed on the Amazon site at the time of purchase will apply to the purchase of this product.

"Once in a while a book comes along that projects the spirit of an era; this is one of them . . . Vibrant and expressive . . . A well-researched and well-written work." –The Philadelphia Inquirer

With the rallying cry of "Black Power!" in 1966, a group of black activists, including Stokely Carmichael and Huey P. Newton, turned their backs on Martin Luther King's pacifism and, building on Malcolm X's legacy, pioneered a radical new approach to the fight for equality. Drawing on original archival research and more than sixty original oral histories, Peniel E. Joseph vividly invokes the way in which Black Power redefined black identity and culture and in the process redrew the landscape of American race relations. In a series of character-driven chapters, we witness the rise of Black Power groups such as the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee and the Black Panthers, and with them, on both coasts of the country, a fundamental change in the way Americans understood the unfinished business of racial equality and integration.

Waiting 'Til the Midnight Hour traces the history of the Black Power movement, that storied group of men and women who would become American icons of the struggle for racial equality.

Product Details

  • Paperback: 432 pages
  • Publisher: Holt Paperbacks; Reprint edition (July 10, 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0805083359
  • ISBN-13: 978-0805083354
  • Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 1 x 8.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 12.8 ounces

Customer Reviews

Wooww, nice product! I want to share this product!
facebook
twitter
stumbleupon
Delicious
reddit
Digg

Write your review about Waiting ‘Til the Midnight Hour: A Narrative History of Black Power in America





A Taste of Life: 1,000 Vegetarian Recipes from Around the World

Check Special Price!
Rated 4.3/5: Buy A Taste of Life: 1, 000 Vegetarian Recipes...

Destruction of Black Civilization: Great Issues of a Race from 4500 B.C. to 2000 A.D.

Check Special Price!
Buy Destruction of Black Civilization: Great Issues of a Race from...

The Gaelic Otherworld: John Gregorson Campbell’s Superstitions of the Highlands and Islands of Scotland and Witchcraft and Second Sight in the Highlands and Islands

Check Special Price!
Buy The Gaelic Otherworld: John Gregorson Campbell's Superstitions of the Highlands...

Hugo Black: A Biography

Check Special Price!
Buy Hugo Black: A Biography on ✓ FREE SHIPPING on qualified...