Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience : the Concise Desk Reference
Drawn from the acclaimed landmark in reference publishing, this incomparable one-volume encyclopedia of the black world is now within reach of every family, student, and educator. It brings the entire Pan-African experience into sharp focus, with entries ranging from "affirmative action" to "zydeco," from each of the most prominent ethnic groups in Africa to each member of the Congressional Black Caucus. Africana will provide hours of reading pleasure through its longer, interpretive essays on the religion, arts, and cultural life of Africans and of black people everywhere.
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AfricanaUser Review - hertiagewisdom5050 - Overstock.com
Africana is a GREAT encyclopedia of the African and African-American experience. Africana contains a wealth of information on it's 1,135 pages. There are many black and white photographs, maps and illustrations. I am happy I purchased it. ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Aberjhani - LibraryThing
A DREAM DEFERRED MADE REAL Scholars Kwame Anthony Appiah and Henry Louis Gates, Jr., paid homage to the great W.E.B. Du Bois’ dream to produce an encyclopedia cataloguing the achievements and history ... Read full review