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Encyclopedia of African History and Culture

Willie F. Page

Encyclopedia of African History and Culture

by Willie F. Page

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  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Facts on File .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Africa - General,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Reference,
  • History - General History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages5
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11359876M
    ISBN 100816052697
    ISBN 109780816052691

    The Complete Encyclopedia of African American History. Introduction: Our new publication showcases the pride, struggle and triumph through consequential events and people, covering milestones and challenges met, while highlighting the considerable contributions African Americans have made to the fabric of American society and culture. The item Encyclopedia of African-American culture and history, edited by Jack Salzman, David Lionel Smith, Cornel West represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Indiana State Library.

      Buy Encyclopedia of African History and Culture Rev Ed by Willie F. Page, Davis (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low Author: Willie F. Page. Harriet Tubman was the most prominent African American who helped slaves make the dangerous journey to freedom on the Underground Railroad. Tubman made an estimated twenty round trips from the North to the South, and back north to Canada during the s, a time when escaping slaves were subject to arrest and forced return to bondage, even in.

    This second edition is an expansion of the classic and its supplement. Whereas the first edition focused almost exclusively on the United States, this new set identifies and addresses broad themes critical to understanding the texture of the cultures, achievements, challenges, and promise of the million people of African descent who live in North America, Central and South. Get this from a library! Encyclopedia of African-American culture and history: the Black experience in the Americas. [Colin A Palmer;] -- Contains primary source material.


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Davis is an expert on the history of South Africa, African agricultural history, and the history of education in Africa. His published works include Mandela, Tambo, and the African National Congress () and Apartheid Unravels(), along with numerous articles and book chapters.

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The first three volumes are completely revised and updated editions of the three-volume Encyclopedia of African History and Culture (Facts On File, ), with two brand-new volumes added to complete the expansive coverage. The Encyclopedia of African History is a three-volume work dedicated to African was edited by Kevin Shillington and published in New York City by Routledge in November The Library of Congress subjects for this work are Africa, History, and Encyclopedias.

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When you read the Encyclopedia of African-American Culture and History book, all your attention to the. Each of the five volumes of this encyclopedia covers a chronological era, with prehistory in v.1 and independent Africa (present) in v In this way, readers can find entries on the Central African Republic, for example, in all five volumes; and the entries on food in each volume vary Author: Willie F.

Page.The history of Africa begins with the emergence of hominids, archaic humans and—at leastyears ago—anatomically modern humans (Homo sapiens), in East Africa, and continues unbroken into the present as a patchwork of diverse and politically developing nation earliest known recorded history arose in Ancient Egypt, and later in Nubia, the Sahel, the Maghreb and the Horn of.

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