This book has created a great sensation. It has been sold in the street by street-vendors. Tens of thousands were sold, possible even millions. Nobody kept track of how many were sold. Although it has been dismissed by White critics as “wishful thinking,” none of it has been refuted. The belief that President Harding was part Black was widespread while Harding was alive and he never denied it. It is still often mentioned by the press. More interesting is the case of President Thomas Jefferson and the book, “The Slave Children of Thomas Jefferson,” ISBN 1881373029 Joel Augustus Rogers was born in Negril, Westmoreland Parish, Jamaica, West Indies. He was a Jamaican-American author, journalist and historian who contributed to the history of Africa and the African diaspora, especially the history of African Americans in the United States. His research spanned the academic fields of history, sociology and anthropology.