6 edition of Afro-American history from earliest times to the 20th century found in the catalog.
Afro-American history from earliest times to the 20th century
Lester H. Brune
by Media Masters
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||45|
Get this from a library! Afro-American literature in the twentieth century: the achievement of intimacy. [Michael G Cooke] -- ""For the serious student of black writers and black writing, this book is provocative and challenging, not to mention original. If one's appetite for black literature is large, this book will be a. African Americans in the Twentieth Century. Thomas N. Maloney, University of Utah. The nineteenth century was a time of radical transformation in the political and legal status of African Americans. Blacks were freed from slavery and began to enjoy greater rights as citizens (though full recognition of their rights remained a long way off).
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Several historians added rich and even groundbreaking historical details through their exploratory research into African-American historiography. By the close of the 20th century, just about every major American university offered coursework in the field and African-American history came to be recognized as a line of legitimate academic inquiry.
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About this Item: Wadsworth Publishing, Belmont, Ca,NF/, second ed,Thomas R. Frazier, Afro-American History, Primary Sources, softcover, 16x23cm, very white pp, primary sources from Africa up to the late 20th century, invaluable supply of first-hand writings originating in the black community, like new save for library marks, never accessioned, small bump to front cover.
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