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The Resource African American almanac : 400 years of triumph, courage and excellence, Lean'tin Bracks ; foreword by Jessie Carney Smith

African American almanac : 400 years of triumph, courage and excellence, Lean'tin Bracks ; foreword by Jessie Carney Smith

Label
African American almanac : 400 years of triumph, courage and excellence
Title
African American almanac
Title remainder
400 years of triumph, courage and excellence
Statement of responsibility
Lean'tin Bracks ; foreword by Jessie Carney Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A resource devoted to illustrating and demystifying the moving, difficult, and often lost history of black life in America. A legacy of pride, struggle, and triumph spanning more than 400 years is presented through a mix of biographies, little-known or misunderstood historical facts, enlightening essays on significant legislation and movements, and 150 rare photographs and illustrations. Connects history to the issues currently facing the African American community and provides a range of information on society and culture
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bracks, Lean'tin L
Dewey number
973/.0496073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185
LC item number
.B8127 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
Label
African American almanac : 400 years of triumph, courage and excellence, Lean'tin Bracks ; foreword by Jessie Carney Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 469-477) and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 543 p.
Isbn
9781578593231
Lccn
2011038636
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky242294827
  • (OCoLC)721882417
  • 816781
Label
African American almanac : 400 years of triumph, courage and excellence, Lean'tin Bracks ; foreword by Jessie Carney Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 469-477) and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 543 p.
Isbn
9781578593231
Lccn
2011038636
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky242294827
  • (OCoLC)721882417
  • 816781

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