Black and British: An Illustrated History
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He is Professor of Public History at the University of Manchester, the author of several books and a columnist for the Observer, The Voice and BBC History Magazine , also writing for the Guardian and the New Statesman .
it truly sings in picture book form with the history made even more vivid via a trove of old paintings, maps and photographs combined with bold artwork by Melleny Taylor and Jake Alexander. This children's edition of the bestseller Black and British: A Forgotten History is beautifully illustrated in full-colour with maps, portrait galleries, timelines, photos and portraits.Hepresents the long-running BBC history series A House Through Time and wrote and presented the multi-award winning BBC series Britain’s Forgotten Slave Owners. It shows how through resisting colonial slavery, people produced new cultures known as the Black Atlantic, that continue to shape our world. Refunds for correctly delivered and undamaged items are available within 30 days of the goods' receipt. This exhibition explores some new stories from history – stories that help us to separate fact from fiction and history from myth. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others.
This beautiful hardback gift book is a stunning visual journey through Black British history for younger readers by award-winning historian and broadcaster David Olusoga and illustrated by Jake Alexander and Melleny Taylor.But Fitzwilliam’s generosity was only possible because of the wealth his grandfather accumulated in part through the transatlantic slave trade.