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Africana, the Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience.… (2003)

by Kwame Anthony Appiah (Editor), Henry Louis Gates Jr. (Editor)

Series: Africana (Concise Desk Reference)

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Drawn from the acclaimed landmark in reference publishing, this incomparable one-volume encyclopedia of the black world is now within reach of every family, student, and educator. It brings the entire Pan-African experience into sharp focus, with entries ranging from "affirmative action" to "zydeco," from each of the most prominent ethnic groups in Africa to each member of the Congressional Black Caucus. Africana will provide hours of reading pleasure through its longer, interpretive essays on the religion, arts, and cultural life of Africans and of black people everywhere.… (more)

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Incredible amount of condensed African history... ( )
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