Fb2 Conjure Times: Black Magicians in America ePub
by Kathleen Benson,James Haskins
|Category:||Activities Crafts and Games|
|Author:||Kathleen Benson,James Haskins|
|Publisher:||Walker & Co (June 1, 2001)|
|Fb2 eBook:||1997 kb|
|ePub eBook:||1187 kb|
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In Conjure Times: Black Magicians in America, Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson introduce us to numerous noteworthy illusionists, nearly none of whomI'd heard of before, and all of whom weought to have had. Among them: Richard Potter, the first American born magician (of any color), according to the authors. He opened his act with a little jingle: "They call me a mulatto/ And my name is Little Potter/ And for cutting up the capers/ I'm the There is much to be said for getting a good idea first.
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Powerfully written text by James Haskins and Kathleen Benson and . One of the places I found privacy was in books. I could be anywhere at all, but if I was reading it book I was by in myself.
Powerfully written text by James Haskins and Kathleen Benson and evocative illustrations by award-winning artist James Ransome bring to life the time when America became dependent on slave labor and slaves struggled to maintain the traditions of their rich African culture and resist oppression in the new world. James Haskins is the author of more than a hundred books for both adults and children, including The Cotton Club, which inspired the motion picture of the same name, and The Story of Stevie Wonder, which won the Coretta Scott King Award.
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His books Black Music in America, The March on Washington . 2000) – Winner of The Carter G. Woodson Award Honor Book, 2001 Following Freedom’s Star: The Story of the Underground Railroad, with Kathleen.
His books Black Music in America, The March on Washington, and Carter G. Woodson: The Man Who Put Black in American History were selected for the Carter G. Woodson Award for young adult non-fiction in 1989, 1994, and 2001, respectively. Donations to the James Haskins Visiting Scholar Fellowship can be mailed to the UF Foundation, PO Box 14425, Gainesville, FL 32604
James Haskins (September 19, 1941 – July 6, 2005) was a prolific and award-winning author with more than one hundred books for both adults and children.
James Haskins (September 19, 1941 – July 6, 2005) was a prolific and award-winning author with more than one hundred books for both adults and children. Many of his books highlight the achievements of African Americans and cover the history and culture of Africa and the African-American experience. His work also included many biographical subjects, ranging from Hank Aaron to Scatman Crothers and Malcolm X. Most of his writings were for young people.
African Americans - Biography. Benson, Kathleen author. Haskins, James, 1941-2005. African American magicians Biography Juvenile literature. African Americans Biography.