Dusk of Dawn : An Essay Toward an Autobiography of a Race Concept

By: Du Bois, W. E. B.

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This is the autobiography of scholar and activist William Edward Burghardt. Du Bois became the first African American to earn a Ph.D. from Harvard University in 1895. Probably best known for The Souls of Black Folk, he was the leading spokesperson for African American rights during the first half of the 20th century. He was the co-founder of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) in 1909. at age 72, not only does Du Bois lay out his life story but also provides thoughtful commentary on racism in the history of the USA. Important book. This copy lacks the dust jacket has wear to the head and fot of the spine, bumped corners and scuffing to the edges of the boards. While the interior is toned it is clean and tightly bound. The only indications that the book is ex-library is the small stamp of Douglass School in Duncan, Oklahoma, on the ffep and the residue of a card pocket and due date slip in the back. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 334 pages;

Title: Dusk of Dawn : An Essay Toward an Autobiography of a Race Concept

Author Name: Du Bois, W. E. B.

Categories: African - American,

Edition: 1st Edition, Stated; First Printing

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace & Company: 1940

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good-

Seller ID: 17084

Keywords: African - American Black Negro Autobiography Biography