The African-American atlas : Black history and culture--an illustrated reference /

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Asante, Molefi Kete, 1942-
Other Authors: Mattson, Mark T.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : London : Macmillan ; Prentice Hall International, [1998]
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • African origins : "I got my religion from out of the sun"
  • The transatlantic journey : "I don't care where you bury my body"
  • African resistance to enslavement : "Dark clouds a'risin'"
  • The great enslavement : "De udder worl' is not like dis"
  • Remembering and organizing : "And before I'd be a slave"
  • The gathering of freedom fighters : "All my troubles will soon be over with"
  • The Civil War : "My Lord gwineter to rain down fire"
  • The promise of reconstruction : "Swing low, sweet chariot"
  • A new repression cometh : "Now ain't them hard trials"
  • In defiance of segregatiion : "And still we rise"
  • The era of demonstrative protest : "Great day, great day, the righteous marching"
  • The transforming of America : "Before this time another year"
  • Social and economic realities : "Didn't my Lord deliver Daniel"
  • Dates to remember.