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Vernon can Read: A Memoir

Paperback, 14/10/2008, £11.99
From the civil rights revolution to the halls of power, the life story of a truly larger than life figure: Vernon E. Jordan, Jr.

Race on Trial: Law and Justice in American History

Paperback, 31/08/2002, £33.49
This collection of 12 original essays brings together two themes of American culture - law and race. Cases discussed include Amistad, Dred Scott, Regents v. Bakke and O.J. Simpson.

Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family

Paperback, 02/10/2009, £15.99
Winner of the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize: "[A] commanding and important book."-Jill Lepore, The New Yorker

Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemmings: An American Controversy

Paperback, 30/04/1998, £21.50
Rumours of Jefferson's sexual involvement with his slave Sally Hemings have circulated for two centuries. In this text, the author sets out to intensify the debate, arguing not that the events necessarily took place, but that the evidence for their taking place has been denied a fair hearing.