Tatum Collection

A sample of works in the Tatum Collection, which is comprised of nearly 10,000 materials for all ages.


Book Cover: Blood Brothers: The Fatal Friendship Between Muhammad Ali and Malcolm X

Blood Brothers: The Fatal Friendship Between Muhammad Ali and Malcolm X

Author: Randy Roberts

ISBN: 9780465079704

In 1962, boxing writers and fans considered Cassius Clay an obnoxious self-promoter, and few believed that he would become the heavyweight champion of the world. But Malcolm X, the most famous minister in the Nation of Islam - a sect many white Americans deemed a hate cult - saw the...

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Book Cover: The Mosaic Project

The Mosaic Project

Author: Terri Lyne Carrington

ISBN: 888072330160

Discussing The Mosaic Project, drummer Terri Lyne Carrington explained: "There's one part of me that's kind of a jazz head who likes complex, thought-provoking melodies and harmonies, and then there's another part of me that really likes funk and pop and things that are accessible. " Of course, the two...

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True Stories

Author: The Rippingtons

ISBN: 99923529927

True Stories is the 30th Anniversary release from The Rippingtons. RussFreeman has been at the forefront of the contemporary jazz, smooth jazz,and instrumental pop music genres! They have sold over 3 Million albums to date.Every new Rippingtons album has Debuted in the Top 5 of the BillboardJazz Chart including ...

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Book Cover: The Atlantic Years In Mono

The Atlantic Years In Mono

Author: John Coltrane

ISBN: 81227946418

The superb 2016 six-disc John Coltrane box set The Atlantic Years: In Mono brings together most of the legendary jazz musician's Atlantic albums into one package, restored to their original mono sound. Beginning in 1959, Coltrane's Atlantic years were a transformative time for the saxophonist, during which he furthered his...

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Book Cover: Whiskey Words & a Shovel II

Whiskey Words & a Shovel II

Author: R H Sin

ISBN: 9781449480356

Real and raw, the voice of R. H. Sin delivers gritty, impassioned truths on matters of loving, living, and leaving in his second book of poetry. Sin's first book is a bestseller and continues to delight his one million followers.R.H. Sin's second volume continues the passion and vigor of his...

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Book Cover: Born to Love, Cursed to Feel

Born to Love, Cursed to Feel

Author: Samantha King

ISBN: 9781449480950

For fans of r.h. Sin comes a new voice, Samantha King's raw, relatable poetry both celebrates love and mourns the human "curse to feel." Her verse transports readers to the most private reaches of love and longing. Born to Love, Cursed to Feel is about love - the good, the...

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Book Cover: From Babylon to Timbuktu: A History of the Ancient Black Races Including the Black Hebrews

From Babylon to Timbuktu: A History of the Ancient Black Races Including the Black Hebrews

Author: Rudolph R Windsor

ISBN: 962088110

This carefully reserched book is a significant addition to this vital foeld of knowledge. It sets forth, in fascinating detail, the history, from earliset recorded times, of the black races of the Middle East and Africa.

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Book Cover: March: Book Three

March: Book Three

Author: Nate Powell

ISBN: 9781603094023

2016 National Book Award Winner for Young People's Literature2017 Printz Award Winner2017 Coretta Scott King Author Award Winner2017 Sibert Medal Winner2017 YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction Winner2017 Walter Award Winner"One of the Best Books of 2016" - Publishers WeeklyWelcome to the stunning conclusion of the award-winning and best-selling MARCH...

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Book Cover: The third reconstruction : Moral Mondays, fusion politics, and the rise of a new justice movement

The third reconstruction : Moral Mondays, fusion politics, and the rise of a new justice movement

Author: William J Barber, II

ISBN: 2015018604

"In the summer of 2013, Moral Mondays gained national attention as tens of thousands of citizens protested the extreme makeover of North Carolina's state government and over a thousand people were arrested in the largest mass civil disobedience movement since the lunch counter sit-ins of 1960. Every Monday for 1...

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Book Cover: The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America

The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America

Author: Richard Rothstein

ISBN: 9781631492853

A Publisher's Weekly Top 10 Best Books of 2017 Long-listed for the National Book Award "Rothstein has presented what I consider to be the most forceful argument ever published on how federal, state, and local governments gave rise to and reinforced neighborhood segregation." -- William Julius WilsonIn this groundbreaking history...

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Book Cover: Freedom & Surrender

Freedom & Surrender

Author: Lizz Wright

ISBN: 888072372207

A few years after the release of her fourth album with Verve, a gospel-themed set of reinterpretations titled Fellowship, Lizz Wright signed to the Concord label with an eye toward concentrating on original material. The vocalist made a connection with veteran multi-instrumentalist and producer Larry Klein and recorded Freedom &...

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Book Cover: Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America

Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America

Author: Ibram X Kendi

ISBN: 9781568584638

WINNER OF THE 2016 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR NONFICTIONA NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER IN RACE AND CIVIL RIGHTSFINALIST FOR THE 2016 NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD FOR NONFICTIONTHE MOST AMBITIOUS BOOK OF 2016 - The Washington PostA BOSTON GLOBE BEST BOOK OF 2016A WASHINGTON POST NOTABLE BOOK OF 2016A CHICAGO...

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