Black fortunes : the story of the first six African Americans who escaped slavery and became millionaires

"The astonishing untold history of America's first black millionaires - former slaves who endured incredible challenges to amass and maintain their wealth for a century, from the Jacksonian period to the Roaring Twenties - self-made entrepreneurs whose unknown success mirrored that of Amer...

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Main Author: Wills, Shomari
Format: BOOK
Language: ENGLISH
Published: Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2018