PENGUIN BOOKS. BEFORE THE MAYFLOWER. Lerone Bennett Jr. is a social historian and the author of nine books on the life and history of black Americans. Lerone Bennett Jr. (October 17, – February 14, ) was an African- American scholar, author and social historian, known for his analysis of race relations in the United States. His best-known works include Before the Mayflower () and Forced into. Get this from a library! Before the Mayflower; a history of black America.. [Lerone Bennett, Jr.] — Traces black history from its origins in the great empires of.

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Before the Mayflower: A Tribute to Journalist Lerone Bennett, Jr. – Rediscovering Black History

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