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Forbidden Love: The Secret History of Mixed-Race America

Title

Forbidden Love: The Secret History of Mixed-Race America

Authors

Gary B. Nash

Publisher

H. Holt

Pages

214 pages

Publication Year

1999

ISBN

9780805049534

Genre

historical

Topic

Racial Diversity; Culture/Ethnicity; Interracial; Multicultural; interracial marriage; two cultures

Annotation

Presents accounts of how mainly anonymous Americans have defied the official racial ideology and points out how guardians of the past have written that side of our history out of the record.

Grade Level

9-12

Family Formation

multiple

Main Character

multiple

Diversity Impact

direct

LGBTQ+

none

Race/Ethnicities

multiple

Awards

Best Children's Books of the Year, 2000; Books for You: An Annotated Booklist for Senior High, Fourteenth Edition, 2001; Middle And Junior High School Library Catalog, Eighth Edition, 2000; Not Just for Children Anymore, 2000; Senior High School Library Catalog, Sixteenth Edition, 2002; Senior High School Library Catalog, Supplement to the Fifteenth Edition, 2000

Keywords

marriage; race; stories; history

Item Type

Nonfiction

Format

full-length

Forbidden Love: The Secret History of Mixed-Race America

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