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The Resource From Africa to America : African American history from the Colonial era to the early Republic, 1526-1790, William D. Piersen

From Africa to America : African American history from the Colonial era to the early Republic, 1526-1790, William D. Piersen

Label
From Africa to America : African American history from the Colonial era to the early Republic, 1526-1790
Title
From Africa to America
Title remainder
African American history from the Colonial era to the early Republic, 1526-1790
Statement of responsibility
William D. Piersen
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the presence of Africans in America from 1526, when the slaves of a Spanish expedition rebelled and settled among local Native Americans
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Piersen, William Dillon
Dewey number
973/.0496073
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E185
LC item number
.P49 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Twayne's African American history series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
African Americans
Label
From Africa to America : African American history from the Colonial era to the early Republic, 1526-1790, William D. Piersen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-167) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chronology -- The African homelands -- Life in the West African grasslands -- Life in the forest regions of West and Central Africa -- The East Atlantic slaving system -- The Middle Passage and beyond -- Black life in the non-English borderlands -- The Spanish territories -- The French borderlands -- Black life in the English North American colonies -- Moving toward racial slavery -- New England -- New York and the middle colonies -- The Chesapeake -- The lower South -- The Native American frontier -- A new African American culture -- New ways in the New World -- Colonial black religion, old and new -- African American arts -- Work and celebration in the African American style -- The struggle toward freedom -- "Til he is well scraped" -- A heritage of resistance -- From Revolution to partial emancipation -- Looking forward: new directions in a new nation
Control code
32778608
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 177 pages
Isbn
9780805739039
Isbn Type
(paper : alk. paper)
Lccn
95032327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
Label
From Africa to America : African American history from the Colonial era to the early Republic, 1526-1790, William D. Piersen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-167) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chronology -- The African homelands -- Life in the West African grasslands -- Life in the forest regions of West and Central Africa -- The East Atlantic slaving system -- The Middle Passage and beyond -- Black life in the non-English borderlands -- The Spanish territories -- The French borderlands -- Black life in the English North American colonies -- Moving toward racial slavery -- New England -- New York and the middle colonies -- The Chesapeake -- The lower South -- The Native American frontier -- A new African American culture -- New ways in the New World -- Colonial black religion, old and new -- African American arts -- Work and celebration in the African American style -- The struggle toward freedom -- "Til he is well scraped" -- A heritage of resistance -- From Revolution to partial emancipation -- Looking forward: new directions in a new nation
Control code
32778608
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 177 pages
Isbn
9780805739039
Isbn Type
(paper : alk. paper)
Lccn
95032327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps

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