Hans Arnhold Center Library

Children of fire a history of African Americans

Holt, Thomas C. 1942-

Children of fire a history of African Americans Thomas C. Holt - 1. ed. - XVII, 438 S. Ill., Kt.

Includes bibliographical references and index

Middle passages, middlemen : Europe, Africa, America, and the slave trade -- Many thousands born : the roots of African America -- Slaves and citizens : African America in the age of Revolution -- "A new birth of freedom" : the destruction of slavery and Reconstruction of Black life -- Ragtime : race and nation at the dawn of the 20th century -- "A second emancipation" : the great migrations of the twentieth century -- "A second Reconstruction" : the freedom movement -- Citizens of the nation, citizens of the world : African America in the 21st century.

9780809067138 alk. paper


African Americans--History

Class of Fall 2008 Citigroup Fellow Fellow Written at the Academy


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