The Black Curriculum Migration: Journeys Through Black British History
Learn the incredible untold stories of the people, places and journeys that shaped Britain, and be inspired to continue learning beyond the page.
In this brand new series from The Black Curriculum, learn about how migration has shaped Black British history. Discover how migration has been part of British history right from the start. For example, did you know Black people lived in Britain during Roman times? Or that there was a Black trumpeter in Henry VIII's court?
Discover the Black British people who campaigned for the abolition of slavery in the 18th century, like Olaudah Equiano. Find out what brought people to Britain in the 20th century and what life was like for them. Learn how migration is important to Britain's identity and history, and how it continues today.
This book features a foreword from Maro Itoje, bright, bold illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a timeline and glossary of key terms. Also available in the series: Legacies: Black British Pioneers and Places: Important Sites In Black British History.
Reading age 9 - 11.
Author: Millie Mensah.