Books: Black history told in images, essays, in ‘Life Upon These Shores’
Published 12/22/2011, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
“In ‘Life Upon These Shores,’” Henry Louis Gates Jr. writes, “I set out to picture African-American history, to find a new way of looking at its full sweep. I imagined a book with an abundance of images of the great and small events and significant individuals who shaped the heritage of the African-American people and the history of our nation.”Word count: 400
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