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Title The African American almanac [electronic resource] / Brigham Narins, editor ; foreword by Andrew P. Jackson (Sekou Molefi Baako).

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2008.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Gale Reference E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 10th ed.
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 1468 p.) : ill., maps, ports.
Series Gale eBooks
Note "Formerly the Negro Almanac."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Chronology -- African American firsts -- Significant documents in African American history -- African American landmarks -- Africa and the African diaspora -- Africans in America: 1600 to 1900 -- Civil rights -- Black nationalism -- National organizations -- Law -- Politics -- Population -- Employment and income -- Entrepreneurship -- Family and health -- Education -- Religion -- Literature -- Media -- Film and television -- Drama, comedy, and dance -- Classical music -- Sacred music traditions -- Blues and jazz -- Popular music -- Visual and applied arts -- Science and technology -- Sports -- Military -- Appendix.
Summary Provides a range of historical and current information on African American history, society and culture. Includes coverage of such topics as: Africa and the Black diaspora; film and television; landmarks; national organizations; population; religion; science and technology; and sports.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject African Americans -- Encyclopedias.
African Americans -- History.
African Americans -- Civil rights.
African Americans -- Economic conditions.
African Americans -- Education.
African Americans -- Music.
African Americans -- Politics and government.
African Americans -- Religion.
African Americans -- Social conditions.
African Americans -- Societies, etc.
American literature -- African American authors.
Added Author Narins, Brigham, 1962- editor.
Gale (Firm)
Added Title Negro almanac.
Other Form: Print version: African American almanac. Detroit, Mich. : Gale, c2008 9780787640217
ISBN 9781414428871 (electronic book)
1414428871 (electronic book)
9780787640217
0787640212

 
    
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