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Author Proenza-Coles, Christina, author.

Title American founders : how people of African descent established freedom in the new world / Christina Proenza-Coles ; foreword by Edward L. Ayers.

Publication Info. Montgomery, AL : NewSouth Books, [2019]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    973.0496 PRO    DUE 09-28-21
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Description xxxiii, 362 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-329) and index.
Contents The rise of Atlantic slavery in a world historical context -- Sixteenth-century Afro-American conquistadores -- Seventeenth-century Afro-American colonials -- Eighteenth-century Afro-American revolutionaries -- Nineteenth-century Afro-American patriots and liberators -- Nineteenth-century Afro-American nationals -- Twentieth-century Afro-American freedom fighters-- Conclusion : new world history.
Subject African Americans -- History.
United States -- History.
Added Author Ayers, Edward L., 1953- writer of foreword.
ISBN 9781588383310 (hardcover)

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