Ivan Van Sertima's pioneering work in linguistics and anthropology has appeared in numerous scholarly journals. Professor Van Sertima teaches Afro-American studies at Rutgers University.
--The Atlantic Monthly
"An immensely impressive book . . . well-written and clear."
--Essence "I can't praise this book enough! I kept shaking my head over its power."
--Ishmael Reed "Comprehensive and convincing . . . a big boost to black cultural history."