A Covenant with Color

A Covenant with Color


A social history of Brooklyn by Craig Steven Wilder.

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A Covenant with Color: Race and Social Power in Brooklyn

By Craig Steven Wilder

In this social history of Brooklyn, Craig Steven Wilder contends that power relations are the starting point for understanding the area’s turbulent racial dynamics. He explores the evolution of the Brooklyn ghetto and uses Brooklyn as a lens through which to view larger issues in America.

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