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Africans in America

The Spread of People and Culture
Reef, Catherine (Book - 1999 )
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Describes the spread of Africans to the western hemisphere and the influences and development of their culture.
Authors: Reef, Catherine
Title: Africans in America
the spread of people and culture
Publisher: New York : Facts on File, 1999
Characteristics: viii, 136 p. :,ill., 1 map ;,24 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Catherine Reef
Contents: The Treasure House: The West African heritage
How the slave trade changed Africa
First encounters: Africans adapt to the New World
The Maroons of Jamaica
"I shall not live here always!": Slave culture in the United States
Slaves and Indians
Toward a better place: The Diaspora following emancipation
Building a canal
Riffs, runs, and breaks: The Spoken and written word
Nicolas Guillen: poet of African Cuba
The African pulse: Music, dance, and visual art of African America
The Father of gospel music
Singular eloquence: Religion in the African Diaspora
The Imani temple
Bright star: Reaching back to Africa
The African burial ground
Summary: Describes the spread of Africans to the western hemisphere and the influences and development of their culture.
ISBN: 0816037728
Branch Call Number: j 973.0496 R327a 1999
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 126-130) and index
Subject Headings: Africa Emigration and immigration Juvenile literature America Civilization African influences Juvenile literature African diaspora Juvenile literature Africans America History Juvenile literature
Topical Term: African diaspora
Africans
LCCN: 98011793
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