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10 books about slavery

Pick up one of these featured titles on slavery in March 2021.

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There are hundreds of books published on slavery. 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.
Cane River (Oprah's Book Club) cover

543 pages

$6.79

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Cane River (Oprah's Book Club) by Lalita Tademy

Publisher: Warner Books

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Kindred cover

264 pages

$10.49

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Kindred by Octavia E. Butler

Publisher: Beacon Press

My Folks Don't Want Me To Talk About Slavery: Personal Accounts of Slavery in North Carolina cover

103 pages

$9.65

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My Folks Don't Want Me To Talk About Slavery: Personal Accounts of Slavery in North Carolina by Belinda Hurmence

Publisher: Blair

The Kitchen House: A Novel cover

368 pages

$10.95

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The Kitchen House: A Novel by Kathleen Grissom

Publisher: Atria Books

Barracoon: The Story of the Last "Black Cargo" cover

256 pages

$12.79

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Barracoon: The Story of the Last "Black Cargo" by Zora Neale Hurston

Publisher: Amistad

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The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism cover

560 pages

$13.29

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The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism by Edward E Baptist

Publisher: Basic Books

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White Cargo: The Forgotten History of Britain's White Slaves in America cover

320 pages

$25.99

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White Cargo: The Forgotten History of Britain's White Slaves in America by Don Jordan

Publisher: NYU Press

12 Years a Slave cover

248 pages

$3.76

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12 Years a Slave by Solomon Northup

Publisher: Graymalkin Media

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It Wasn't About Slavery: Exposing the Great Lie of the Civil War cover

240 pages

$19.99

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It Wasn't About Slavery: Exposing the Great Lie of the Civil War by Samuel W. Mitcham Jr.

Publisher: Regnery History

The Virginia Dynasty: Four Presidents and the Creation of the American Nation cover

448 pages

$22.09

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The Virginia Dynasty: Four Presidents and the Creation of the American Nation by Lynne Cheney

Publisher: Viking

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