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6 edition of Africans There/Africans Here found in the catalog.

Africans There/Africans Here

The Yoruba, Ashanti, and Mende in 19th-Century West Africa/The Middle Passage and 19th-Century America

by Kathleen Carroll

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Published by Zephyr Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African history,
  • History,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction,
  • History: World,
  • Africa,
  • History / Africa,
  • Africa - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatSpiral-bound
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11569062M
    ISBN 100945984685
    ISBN 109780945984689
    OCLC/WorldCa33826673

    The African diaspora consists of the worldwide collection of communities descended from native sub-Saharan Africans or people from Sub-Saharan Africa, predominantly in the ically, [when?] ethnographers, historians, politicians and writers have used the term particularly to refer to the descendants of the West and Central Africans who were enslaved and shipped to the Americas via Canada: 1,, This book makes it possible for us to see clearly the unmistakable face and handprint of Black Africans in Pre-Columbian America, and their overwhelming impact on the civilization they found here. This controversial book by Ivan Van Sertima, the Guyanese historian, linguist, and anthropologist, claims that Africans had been to the New World.

    African National Congress (ANC), the oldest black (now multiracial) political organization in South Africa; founded in Prominent in its opposition to apartheid, the organization began as a nonviolent civil-rights the s and 50s it joined with other groups in promoting strikes and civil disobedience among the emerging urban black workforce. The book is about the Africans who wrote the Bible as well as Ancient Egypt. It is the untold story of the African tribes that were the Ancient Egyptians. It is the untold story of the people from these African tribes that left Ancient Egypt for it to become the biblical Exodus.

      It’s not because of the ignorance of Africans. It’s the ignorance of the rest of the world. When everything is depicted as white, you’d think that Black people had absolutely no hand in creating anything. Sometimes I go to White supremacists sites. • Africans and Their History has been updated to reflect the past decade of African events. • Ever growing number of African Studies departments on college campuses insures a constant audience for this book. • Africans and Their History has a long and steady backlist life—first published in Cited by:


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Both books were published by Cambridge University Press/5(14). Africans and their History takes readers on an enlightening journey that includes chronological accounts between the races with a cultural focus that details how the start of life from Africa, giving an account of slavery and how it became so prevalent once the states started to form/5.

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