African American Almanac

by Lean'tin Bracks
African American Almanac
  • ISBN-13: 9781578593231
  • Author(s): Lean'tin Bracks
  • Foreword by: Jessie Carney Smith
  • Subject: Black & Asian studies|Black studies
  • Publisher: Visible Ink
  • Imprint: Visible Ink
  • Publication Date: 05-04-2013
  • Format: p/b

Availability: In stock

£20.99
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, obscure historical facts, enlightening essays on significant legislation and movements, and 445 photographs and illustrations.
About the book

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, obscure historical facts, enlightening essays on significant legislation and movements, and 445 photographs and illustrations.