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CHOCOLATE CITY: A HISTORY OF RACE AND DEMOCRACY IN THE NATION'S CAPITAL

By: Asch, Chris Myers

Price: ¥1,100.00

Publisher: The University of North Caro: 2019

Seller ID: RWARE0000047504

ISBN: 1469654725

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


Monumental in scope and vividly detailed, Chocolate City tells the tumultuo us, four-century story of race and democracy in our nation's capital. Emble matic of the ongoing tensions between America's expansive democratic promis es and its enduring racial realities, Washington often has served as a nati onal battleground for contentious issues, including slavery, segregation, c ivil rights, the drug war, and gentrification. But D.C. is more than just a seat of government, and authors Chris Myers Asch and George Derek Musgrove also highlight the city's rich history of local activism as Washingto... View more info