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Winner of the 2017 PEN Hessell-Tiltman Prize
Winner of the Longman History Today Trustees’ Award
A Waterstones.com History Book of the Year
Longlisted for the Orwell Prize
Shortlisted for the inaugural Jhalak Prize

In this vital re-examination of a shared history, historian and broadcaster David Olusoga tells the rich and revealing story of the long relationship between the British Isles and the people of Africa and the Caribbean.

Drawing on new genealogical research, original records, and…


Black And British

ISBN 10 : 9781447299745
ISBN 13 : 1447299744

Winner of the 2017 PEN Hessell-Tiltman Prize A Waterstones.com History Book of the Year Longlisted for the Orwell Prize Shortlisted for the inaugural Jhalak Prize In this vital re-..


Black And British

ISBN 10 : 9781447299738
ISBN 13 : 1447299736

A vital re-examination of a shared history, published to accompany the landmark BBC Two series.In Black and British, award-winning historian and broadcaster David Olusoga offers re..


Black And British

ISBN 10 : 9781760550486
ISBN 13 : 1760550485

David Olusoga's A Black History of Britain is a rich and revealing exploration of the extraordinarily long relationship between the British Isles and the people of Africa. Drawing ..


White Cargo

ISBN 10 : 9781780572109
ISBN 13 : 1780572107

In the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, 300,000 people or more became slaves there in all but name. Urchins were swept up from London's streets to labour in the tobacco fields..


The World S War

ISBN 10 : 1781858985
ISBN 13 : 9781781858981

WORLD WAR ONE BOOK OF THE YEAR In a sweeping narrative, David Olusoga describes how Europe's Great War became the World's War - a multi-racial, multi-national struggle, fought in A..


The Kaiser S Holocaust

ISBN 10 : 057123142X
ISBN 13 : 9780571231423

On 12 May 1883, the German flag was raised on the coast of South-West Africa, modern Namibia - the beginnings of Germany's African Empire. As colonial forces moved in , their ruthl..


The Forgotten Fifth

ISBN 10 : 9780674041349
ISBN 13 : 0674041348

As the United States gained independence, a full fifth of the country's population was African American. The experiences of these men and women have been largely ignored in the acc..