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Lion's Blood
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What if Africans were the slavemasters and European Americans the slave? An intriguing alternative histor…more

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Mocha Girl
Oct 22, 2009 Mocha Girl rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
What if America had been colonialized by people of African descent? What if the Mayan Empire would have flourished? What if Europeans were enslaved by the Africans? What if Islam was the dominant religion of the world’s superpowers? All of these possibilities are realities in Steven Barnes’ epic classic, Lion’s Blood. The author took a lot of time to build this alternate reality in which African Americans of Muslim decent rule America and the enemy are the Aztecs. This artificial world which hou ...more
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