The African American almanac [electronic resource] / Christopher A. Brooks, editor ; foreword by Benjamin Jealous
- Detroit, Mich. : Gale, 
- Copyright Date:
- 11th ed.
- Physical Description:
- 1 online resource (xvi, 1,601 pages) : illustrations, maps
- Additional Creators:
- Brooks, Christopher Antonio, 1957- and Jealous, Benjamin
- Chronology -- African American firsts -- Significant documents in African American history -- African American landmarks -- Africa and the African diaspora -- Africans in America: 1600 to 1900 -- Civil rights -- Black nationalism -- National organizations -- Law -- Politics -- Population -- Employment and income -- Entrepreneurship -- Family and health -- Education -- Religion -- Literature -- Media -- Film and television -- Drama, comedy, and dance -- Classical music -- Sacred music traditions -- Blues and jazz -- Popular music -- Visual and applied arts -- Science and technology -- Sports -- Military.
- Provides a range of historical and current information on African American history, society and culture. Includes coverage of such topics as: Africa and the Black diaspora; film and television; landmarks; national organizations; population; religion; science and technology; and sports.
- African Americans—Encyclopedias
- African Americans—History
- African Americans—Civil rights
- African Americans—Economic conditions
- African Americans—Education
- African Americans—Music
- African Americans—Politics and government
- African Americans—Religion
- African Americans—Social conditions
- African Americans—Societies, etc
- American literature—African American authors
- 9781414453293 (electronic book)
1414453299 (electronic book)
- Related Titles:
- Negro almanac
- "Formerly the Negro Almanac."
AVAILABLE ONLINE TO AUTHORIZED PSU USERS.
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Technical Details:
- Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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