Black and British (Abridged)
A short, essential introduction to Black British history for readers of 12+ by award-winning historian and broadcaster David Olusoga. This children's version of his bestselling Black and British: A Forgotten History is illustrated with maps, photos and portraits.
When did Africans first come to Britain? Who are the well-dressed black children in Georgian paintings? Why did the American Civil War disrupt the Industrial Revolution? These and many other questions are answered in this essential introduction to 1800 years of the Black British history: from the Roman Africans who guarded Hadrian’s Wall right up to the present day.
Paperback 176 pages
Publisher: Macmillan Childrens Books