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The African American almanac, Christopher A. Brooks, editor ; foreword by Benjamin Jealous

Label
The African American almanac, Christopher A. Brooks, editor ; foreword by Benjamin Jealous
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Illustrations
portraitsmapsillustrations
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
The African American almanac
Medium
electronic resource
Nature of contents
bibliographydictionaries
Oclc number
700414790
Responsibility statement
Christopher A. Brooks, editor ; foreword by Benjamin Jealous
Series statement
Gale virtual reference library
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
Table Of 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
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