Lest We Forget (Hardcover)

The Passage from Africa to Slavery and Emancipation

By Velma Maia Thomas

Crown, 9780609600306, 32pp.

Publication Date: October 7, 1997

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Hardcover (1/15/2019)

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This richly designed historical document is an ingenious, interactive, three-dimensional experience that dramatically addresses the painful history of America and the slave trade. Based on the Black Holocaust Exhibit, "Lest We Forget" is history brought to life by Velma Maia Thomas, curator. Accompanying the book's documents, Thomas' exquisite prose is interwoven with the moving words of slaves themselves. Photos.