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10 books about segregation

Pick up one of these featured titles on segregation in May 2021.

There are hundreds of books published on segregation. To save you time trying to find your next read, we pull together 10 of the most popular titles with updated prices for delivery to your door.

The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America by Richard Rothstein

Category: United States

This book was published 3 years ago by Liveright and takes approximately 12.3 hours to read.

Dorothy Day: Dissenting Voice of the American Century by John Loughery

Category: Popes & the Vatican

This book was published last year by Simon & Schuster and takes approximately 14.9 hours to read.

Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family's Fight for Desegregation (Jane Addams Award Book (Awards)) by Duncan Tonatiuh

Category: 1900s

This book was published 7 years ago by Harry N. Abrams and takes approximately 1.3 hours to read.

In Darkest South Carolina: J. Waties Waring and the Secret Plan That Sparked a Civil Rights Movement by Brian Hicks

Category: Historical

This book was published 3 years ago by Evening Post Books and takes approximately 0.0 hours to read.

The Dream Revisited: Contemporary Debates About Housing, Segregation, and Opportunity by Ingrid Ellen

Category: Discrimination

This book was published 2 years ago by Columbia University Press and takes approximately 13.1 hours to read.

Northern Spy: A Novel by Flynn Berry

Category: Psychological

This book was published this year by Viking and takes approximately 9.6 hours to read.

Sittin' In: Jazz Clubs of the 1940s and 1950s by Jeff Gold

Category: Jazz

This book was published last year by Harper Design and takes approximately 8.7 hours to read.

Goin' Someplace Special by Patricia C. McKissack

Category: Emotions & Feelings

This book was published 13 years ago by Aladdin and takes approximately 1.3 hours to read.

Beauty In My Bones: Honoring the Women of My Family Clan by Robin White

Category: Memoirs

This book was published last year by The Butterfly Typeface and takes approximately 7.5 hours to read.

The Marines of Montford Point: America's First Black Marines by Melton A. McLaurin

Category: State & Local

This book was published 12 years ago by University of North Carolina Press and takes approximately 7.2 hours to read.

We estimate total reading time by multiplying a book's page count by an average reading speed of 2 minutes per page. Summaries sourced from Google Books.

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