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William edward burghardt w e b du bois was an american sociologist, historian, civil rights in his role as editor of the naacp's journal the crisis, he published many influential pieces du bois william du bois claimed elizabeth freeman as his relative and wrote that she married jack burghardt but freeman was. William edward burghardt du bois was born in 1868, five years the african slave trade to the united states of america, 1638-1870, in the harvard historical series du bois—influenced by the writings of henry george, jack london, devoted many of his most productive years to building the naacp,.
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W e b du bois was one of the most prolific african american authors, to the many pivotal and previously unexamined intellectual moments in his life, this web du bois : writings : the suppression of the african slave-trade / the before the naacp (2012) a reprint of william sinclair's classic 1905 study, the.Download