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Title The African American years / Gabriel Burns Stepto, editor
Published New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, Thomson/Gale, [2003]
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Series Chronologies of American history and experience
Chronologies of American history and experience.
Contents The African American Years: Chronology -- The Colonial Period and the Revolutionary War -- The First Africans to Arrive in the New World -- Free African Americans in the United States -- African American Soldiers in the Colonial Period -- The Debate over Slavery in the United States -- The Civil War -- The Final Century of Slavery in the United States -- African Americans and the Civil War -- Reconstruction -- Reconstruction and the Rise of Jim Crow -- African Americans in Political Office -- African Americans on the Frontier -- African American Newspapers and Periodicals -- The Long Journey Toward Integration -- African Americans and the Law -- The Education of African Americans -- The Ongoing Effort for Inclusion in the Military -- African Americans in the Modern Era -- Migration, Industrialization, and the City -- The History of African American Music -- African American Folklore and Folkways -- The African American Literary Experience -- The African American Family -- The African American Religious Experience -- African Americans Coming to the Fore of American Identity -- The Civil Rights Struggle: From Nonviolence to Black Power -- The African American Intellectual Experience -- African Americans in the Sciences -- African American Labor History -- The Art of African Americans -- The Close of the Twentieth Century and Beyond
Summary This chronology presents the history of African Americans from pre-colonial times to the present. Includes overview essays, sidebars, and primary sources, and over 200 images that chronicle the story of African Americans' struggles, triumphs, complexity, and exuberance. Features include a comprehensive index and a primary document index; sidebars spotlighting specific people and topics; and a bibliography for each topical chapter
Notes Available through the Gale virtual reference library
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject African Americans -- History -- Chronology.
African Americans -- History -- Sources.
African Americans.
HISTORY -- United States -- State & Local -- General.
Genre/Form Chronologies.
Form Electronic book
Author Stepto, Gabriel.
ISBN 0684312573
OTHER TI Gale virtual reference library.