Chronology of African-American History

Chronology of African-American History

Significant Events and People From 1619 to the Present

Book - 1991
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Baker & Taylor
Provides a chronological history of the people and events important in Black culture

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Hornsby provides an historical overview of Americans of African descent over the last 400 years. He focuses on the people, places, and events that have had a major impact on African-American life, beginning with Estevanico, a black explorer who left Spain in 1527 to explore the western coast of the Gulf of Mexico, and concluding with such current events as Douglas Wilder's victory as the first elected black governor in US history. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Publisher: Detroit : Gale Research, [1991]
Copyright Date: ©1991
ISBN: 9780810370937
Branch Call Number: REF 973.0496 HORNS
Characteristics: xlvii, 526 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm


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