The African American Almanac: 400 Years of Triumph, Courage and Excellence
The most complete and affordable single-volume reference of African American culture available today, this almanac is a unique and valuable 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 fascinating mix of biographies--including more than 750 influential figures--little-known or misunderstood historical facts, enlightening essays on significant legislation and movements, and 150 rare photographs and illustrations. Covering events surrounding the civil rights movement; African American literature, art, and music; religion within the black community; and advances in science and medicine, this reference connects history to the issues currently facing the African American community and provides a range of information on society and culture.
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Review: African American Almanac: 400 Years of Triumph, Courage and ExcellenceUser Review - Bethany Griffin - Goodreads
Brooks, Christopher Antonio, and Benjamin Jealous. The African American almanac. 11th ed. Farmington Hills, Mich.: Gale Cengage Learning, 2011. Almanac Content/Scope- “most complete and affordable ... Read full review
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APA: Bracks, L., & Smith, JC (2011). African American almanac: 400 years of triumph, courage and excellence . Canton, MI: Visible Ink Press. Citation by: Ashley Hill Type of Reference: Almanac Call ... Read full review