Books By Yosef Ben-Jochannan Race’ Myth, Volumes I & II (in One) Dec 18, by Yosef A. A. ben-Jochannan by Dr. Yosef Ben-Jochannan · Hardcover. Professor Yosef Ben Jochannan is an Egyptologist. Having taught at Cornell University for over 15 years, Dr. Ben, as he is affectionately known, has lectured. Similar Authors To Yosef A.A. Ben-Jochannan Dimensions in African History: The London Lectures of Dr. Yosef Ben-Jochannan and Dr. John Henrik Clarke.

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Yosef Ben-Jochannan, also known as Dr. Ben, was an African-American scholar, historian and lecturer, respected for his meticulous research into the roots bne African history.

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As an African-centered historian, Dr. He contends in his writings that the pharaohs came out of the heart of Africa and that the original Jews jochanan from Ethiopia and were Africans, and the whyte Jews adopted the faith and customs later.

He has been accused of distorting history by Eurocentric historians and, since his work contradicts their prevailing view of Egyptian and African history, it is, therefore, deem controversial.


He was named nochannan his grandfather Jochannan. In fact, his name is Hebrew and means Joseph the son of Jonathan. Shortly after his birth, the family moved to St.

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Croix, part of the Jochqnnan States Virgin Islands, where he grew up as an only child. Ben travelled extensively with his parents through South America and was educated in Puerto Rico, Brazil, Cuba, and Spain, with the idea of becoming a civil engineer.

He worked as a draftsman and continued his studies. He conducted research in Africa, mainly Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia.

Ben was a prolific author whose writing focused primarily on ancient Nile Valley civilizations and their influence on Western cultures. He was one of the first true Egyptologists, before that title had even come into vogue. Ben was always a controversial figure because he had no interest in trying to placate European scholars or writers who were threatened by his claims about Africa, Europe and the Middle East.

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InBen-Jochannan donated his personal library of more bsn 35, volumes, manuscripts and ancient scrolls to the Nation of Islam. He had been married three times and had a total of 13 children. Visit Black Classic Press for his books:.


Home Biography African American. And from that scramble went on until and then again started in at which time the Berlin Conference was called by Otto Von Bismarck and Kaiser Wilhelm. But that kind of analysis will be totally in error… The scramble for Africa took place before there was the first European power in history. The scramble for Africa took place before there was a book in the Bible called Genesis… The scramble for Africa took place when the first non-African people invaded Africa for the purpose of taking the African land, that takes us up to BCE when the Hykos, the people called the Shepherd Kings came from around the Oxus River in Asia and jochannaj Lower Egypt.

The Africans were already in their Thirteenth dynastic.

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