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The Resource African-American holidays, festivals, and celebrations : the history, customs, and symbols associated with both traditional and contemporary religious and secular events observed by Americans of African descent, by Kathlyn Gay ; foreword by Jean Currie Church ; introduction by Jessie Carney Smith

African-American holidays, festivals, and celebrations : the history, customs, and symbols associated with both traditional and contemporary religious and secular events observed by Americans of African descent, by Kathlyn Gay ; foreword by Jean Currie Church ; introduction by Jessie Carney Smith

Label
African-American holidays, festivals, and celebrations : the history, customs, and symbols associated with both traditional and contemporary religious and secular events observed by Americans of African descent
Title
African-American holidays, festivals, and celebrations
Title remainder
the history, customs, and symbols associated with both traditional and contemporary religious and secular events observed by Americans of African descent
Statement of responsibility
by Kathlyn Gay ; foreword by Jean Currie Church ; introduction by Jessie Carney Smith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Provides information about the history and celebration of more than 100 holidays, festivals, and other events observed by Americans of African descent. Features include narrative overviews, chronology of historical events related to holidays and festivals, calendar and geographical listings of observances, bibliography, and contact information and web sites"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gay, Kathlyn
Dewey number
394.26973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT4803.A2
LC item number
G39 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Holidays
  • Festivals
  • African Americans
  • United States
Label
African-American holidays, festivals, and celebrations : the history, customs, and symbols associated with both traditional and contemporary religious and secular events observed by Americans of African descent, by Kathlyn Gay ; foreword by Jean Currie Church ; introduction by Jessie Carney Smith
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip073/2006035793.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 481-505) 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
Control code
ocm74569271
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xx, 569 pages
Isbn
9780780807792
Lccn
2006035793
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)74569271
  • (Sirsi) a887196
Label
African-American holidays, festivals, and celebrations : the history, customs, and symbols associated with both traditional and contemporary religious and secular events observed by Americans of African descent, by Kathlyn Gay ; foreword by Jean Currie Church ; introduction by Jessie Carney Smith
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip073/2006035793.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 481-505) 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
Control code
ocm74569271
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xx, 569 pages
Isbn
9780780807792
Lccn
2006035793
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)74569271
  • (Sirsi) a887196

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