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New York: Pantheon Books, 1999. First Edition [Stated], First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. x, 694 pages. Family tree on endpapers. Illustrations. Maps. Plans, Notes. Index. DJ has slight wear, soiling and sticker residue. Adele Logan Alexander is an adjunct professor of history at George Washington University, where she has taught since 1983. She teaches the history of slavery, the civil rights movement, and African-American women. She has taught at Howard University, University of Maryland, and Trinity College. Her research focuses on the black Atlantic world, African-American history, and family history. She has written two books, Ambiguous Lives: Free Women of Color in Rural Georgia, 1789-1879, and Homelands and Waterways: The American Journey of the Bond Family, 1846-1926. The latter book won the non-fiction prize of the Black Caucus of the American Library Association. In 2003 the African American Historical and Genealogical Society recognized her contributions to family history with an award for Outstanding Lifetime Contribution.
Stone Mountain, GA: Your Family Research & Publishing, 2013. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Trade paperback. xviii, 157,  pages. Illustrations. Bibliography. Signed by the author with sentiment on title page. Ink date on title page. Reverend Anderson's business card laid in. A native of Wilkes County, Georgia, Ed Anderson, Sr. was educated in the public schools of Wilkes County and Charlotte-Mecklenburg County, N.C. He is a Distinguished Military Graduate of North Carolina A&T State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics. He is a seminary graduate and an ordained Baptist minister. He recently retired after successfully serving as the first African American Municipal Court Judge in his ancestral home county – Wilkes County, Georgia and the Toombs Judicial Circuit. Ed Anderson, Sr. is the Founder of Anderson Ministries of Wilkes County and author of “Unsung Heroes of Wilkes County, Georgia”. and Fifty Years Later: The Class of 1964 of West Charlotte Senior High School.
Stone Mountain, GA: Your Family Research and Publishing, 2014. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Trade paperback. xii, 74,  pages. Map on front cover. Illustrations. Signed by the author with sentiment on title page. Foreword by Rev. David Cornelius. Born in Hampton, VA and raised in Philadelphia, PA, G. Kathryn Anderson was educated within the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, graduating from John W. Hallahan Catholic Girls’ High School. After moving to Atlanta, Georgia in 1988, she graduated from DeKalb Community College with an Associate degree in Business Administration and later from Mercer University with a Bachelor’s degree in Organization Leadership. From the time of her childhood and as a teen in her all-girls Catholic High School in Philadelphia, she felt a call on her heart to serve overseas as a missionary. After several voluntary short-term missionary experiences in Liberia, Kenya, England, and Haiti, she completely submitted to God’s will and made herself available to serve.
Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2004. First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. xxxiv, 222 pages. Errata and Acknowledgments insert present. Illustrations. Timeline for Brown v. Board of Education. Transcript of the Brown v. Board Opinion. Notes. Contributors. Index. Introduction and Commentary by Tavis Smiley. This is one of the Landmarks in Civil Rights History series. DJ has slight wear and soiling. Smiley was honored with the NAACP Image Award for best news, talk, or information series for three consecutive years (1997–99) for his work on BET Tonight with Tavis Smiley. Smiley's advocacy efforts have earned him numerous awards and recognition including the recipient of the Mickey Leland Humanitarian Award from the National Association of Minorities in Communications.