Black Texans Summary

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Black Texans disclose the issues with race and the acceptance of blacks throughout the history of Texas from 1528 to 1995. The author discusses the people, events, history and the experience during the periods of exploration and colonization, slavery, reconstruction and more in Texas. Black Texans devotes to explain the black history of both Texas and United States. The book features the legendary Bill Pickett and the historic celebration known as Juneteenth. Juneteenth, June 19,1865 is credited for the day that Black Texans officially got their freedom. Around the country, lots of black people celebrate this day which is a significant part of the black culture.
The author describes each period in the African American history going into detail

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