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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

Publication Year

1999

ISBN

9780805049534

Pages

214 pages

Genre

historical

Format

full-length

Item Type

Nonfiction

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

Topic

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

Main Character

multiple

Race/Ethnicities

multiple

Family Formation

multiple

LGBTQ+

none

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

Diversity Impact

direct

Forbidden Love: The Secret History of Mixed-Race America

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