The Resource The Negro almanac : a reference work on the African American, compiled and edited by Harry A. Ploski and James Williams

The Negro almanac : a reference work on the African American, compiled and edited by Harry A. Ploski and James Williams

Label
The Negro almanac : a reference work on the African American
Title
The Negro almanac
Title remainder
a reference work on the African American
Statement of responsibility
compiled and edited by Harry A. Ploski and James Williams
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From a historical review, through the history of civil rights organizations and growth and population of the black population, to the jazz scene and blacks in the Americas, sub-Saharan Africa, and the western hemisphere
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973/.0496073/003
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185
LC item number
.N385 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1926-
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  • Ploski, Harry A
  • Williams, James D.
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  • African Americans
  • Noirs américains
Label
The Negro almanac : a reference work on the African American, compiled and edited by Harry A. Ploski and James Williams
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [1557]-1582) and index
Contents
Chronology: Historical review -- Significant documents in African-American history (1688-1989) -- Growth and distribution of the black population -- Black family -- Black worker in the labor movement -- Black capitlism -- Employment, unemployment, and the labor force -- Income, earnings, and incidence of poverty -- Federal government and assistance programs -- Perspectives on black education -- Blacks in Colonial and Revolutionary America -- Black servicemen and the military establishment -- Black amateur and professional athlete -- Black writers, scholars, and poets -- Black artist -- Inventors and scientists -- Black entertainer in the performing arts -- Black classical musicians -- Jazz scene -- Black in films -- Black press and broadcast media -- Black religious tradition -- National black organizations -- Black woman -- Prominent black Americans -- Black firsts -- Slavery in the Americas -- Sub-Saharan Africa: Emerging nations -- Blacks in the western hemisphere
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 1622 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036754291
Label
The Negro almanac : a reference work on the African American, compiled and edited by Harry A. Ploski and James Williams
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [1557]-1582) and index
Contents
Chronology: Historical review -- Significant documents in African-American history (1688-1989) -- Growth and distribution of the black population -- Black family -- Black worker in the labor movement -- Black capitlism -- Employment, unemployment, and the labor force -- Income, earnings, and incidence of poverty -- Federal government and assistance programs -- Perspectives on black education -- Blacks in Colonial and Revolutionary America -- Black servicemen and the military establishment -- Black amateur and professional athlete -- Black writers, scholars, and poets -- Black artist -- Inventors and scientists -- Black entertainer in the performing arts -- Black classical musicians -- Jazz scene -- Black in films -- Black press and broadcast media -- Black religious tradition -- National black organizations -- Black woman -- Prominent black Americans -- Black firsts -- Slavery in the Americas -- Sub-Saharan Africa: Emerging nations -- Blacks in the western hemisphere
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 1622 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036754291

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