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The Resource The African American almanac, Christopher A. Brooks, editor ; foreword by Benjamin Jealous

The African American almanac, Christopher A. Brooks, editor ; foreword by Benjamin Jealous

Label
The African American almanac
Title
The African American almanac
Statement of responsibility
Christopher A. Brooks, editor ; foreword by Benjamin Jealous
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides a range of historical and current information on African American history, society and culture. Includes coverage of such topics as: Africa and the Black diaspora; film and television; landmarks; national organizations; population; religion; science and technology; and sports
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
JFK
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Negro almanac
Dewey number
973/.0496073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
E185
LC item number
.A2515 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brooks, Christopher Antonio
  • Jealous, Benjamin
  • Brooks, Christopher A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • American literature
Label
The African American almanac, Christopher A. Brooks, editor ; foreword by Benjamin Jealous
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Formerly the Negro Almanac."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 1523-1536) 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 -- African American firsts -- Significant documents in African American history -- African American landmarks -- Africa and the African diaspora -- Africans in America : 1600 to 1900 -- Civil rights -- Black nationalism -- National organizations -- Law -- Politics -- Population -- Employment and income -- Entrepreneurship -- Family and health -- Education -- Religion -- Literature -- Media -- Film and television -- Drama, comedy, and dance -- Classical music -- Sacred music traditions -- Blues and jazz -- Popular music -- Visual and applied arts -- Science and technology -- Sports -- Military -- Awards and honors
Control code
ocm703870072
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
Eleventh edition.
Extent
xvi, 1601 pages
Isbn
9781414445472
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)703870072
  • (Sirsi) a1104115
Label
The African American almanac, Christopher A. Brooks, editor ; foreword by Benjamin Jealous
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Formerly the Negro Almanac."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 1523-1536) 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 -- African American firsts -- Significant documents in African American history -- African American landmarks -- Africa and the African diaspora -- Africans in America : 1600 to 1900 -- Civil rights -- Black nationalism -- National organizations -- Law -- Politics -- Population -- Employment and income -- Entrepreneurship -- Family and health -- Education -- Religion -- Literature -- Media -- Film and television -- Drama, comedy, and dance -- Classical music -- Sacred music traditions -- Blues and jazz -- Popular music -- Visual and applied arts -- Science and technology -- Sports -- Military -- Awards and honors
Control code
ocm703870072
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
Eleventh edition.
Extent
xvi, 1601 pages
Isbn
9781414445472
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)703870072
  • (Sirsi) a1104115

Library Locations

    • Central Library, Jesse H. Jones BuildingBorrow it
      500 McKinney St., Houston, TX, 77002, US
      29.759431 -95.369953
    • The African American Library at the Gregory SchoolBorrow it
      1300 Victor Street, Houston, TX, 77019, US
      29.7540795 -95.3805613
    • Smith Neighborhood LibraryBorrow it
      3624 Scott st., Houston, TX, 77004, US
      29.7227187 -95.3517172
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