Encyclopedia of African American Business, Volume 1
Jessie Carney Smith
Greenwood Publishing Group, 2006 - African American business enterprises - 884 pages
Essays provide information the African American business community and African American business leaders in the United States, from the eighteenth century to the present day.
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Industrious reference-work editor Smith (humanities, Fisk Univ., Nashville;Black Firsts: 2,000 Years of Extraordinary Achievement ) provides a historical overview of the black business community from ... Read full review
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