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The Resource Conversations with God : two centuries of prayers by African Americans, [edited with an introduction by] James Melvin Washington

Conversations with God : two centuries of prayers by African Americans, [edited with an introduction by] James Melvin Washington

Label
Conversations with God : two centuries of prayers by African Americans
Title
Conversations with God
Title remainder
two centuries of prayers by African Americans
Statement of responsibility
[edited with an introduction by] James Melvin Washington
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a collection of more than 190 prayers, spanning 235 years, by African Americans
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
242.8
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Washington, James Melvin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Prayers
  • African Americans
  • Prayers
Label
Conversations with God : two centuries of prayers by African Americans, [edited with an introduction by] James Melvin Washington
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Reprint. Originally published: New York : Harper Collins, 1994
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Slavery and the eclipse of the African Gods, 1760-1860 -- The crucible of the Anglo-African conscience, 1861-1893 -- The vale of tears, 1894-1919 -- The new Negro, 1920-1955 -- The Civil Rights ethos, 1956-1980 -- Postmodern African-American worlds, 1981-1994
Control code
ocn869267189
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First HarperPerennial edition ; 20th anniversary edition.
Extent
xxxvi, 251 pages
Isbn
9780062334725
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)869267189
  • (Sirsi) a1799945
Label
Conversations with God : two centuries of prayers by African Americans, [edited with an introduction by] James Melvin Washington
Publication
Copyright
Note
Reprint. Originally published: New York : Harper Collins, 1994
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Slavery and the eclipse of the African Gods, 1760-1860 -- The crucible of the Anglo-African conscience, 1861-1893 -- The vale of tears, 1894-1919 -- The new Negro, 1920-1955 -- The Civil Rights ethos, 1956-1980 -- Postmodern African-American worlds, 1981-1994
Control code
ocn869267189
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First HarperPerennial edition ; 20th anniversary edition.
Extent
xxxvi, 251 pages
Isbn
9780062334725
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)869267189
  • (Sirsi) a1799945

Library Locations

    • The African American Library at the Gregory SchoolBorrow it
      1300 Victor Street, Houston, TX, 77019, US
      29.7540795 -95.3805613
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