A long-overdue book honouring the remarkable achievements of key Black British individuals over many centuries, in collaboration with the 100 Great Black Britons campaign founded and run by Patrick Vernon OBE.
‘Buillding on decades of scholarship, this book by Patrick Vernon and Dr Angelina Osborne brings the biographies of Black Britons together and vividly expands the historical backdrop against which these hundred men and women lived their lives.’ from the foreword, by DAVID OLUSOGA
‘I am delighted to see the relaunch of 100 Great Black Britons. For too long the contribution of Britons of African and Caribbean heritage have been underestimated, undervalued and overlooked’ SADIQ KHAN, Mayor of London
— Read on www.foyles.co.uk/witem/biography/100-great-black-britons,patrick-vernon-angelina-osborne-9781472144300