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The Resource Another America : the story of Liberia and the former slaves who ruled it, James Ciment

Another America : the story of Liberia and the former slaves who ruled it, James Ciment

Label
Another America : the story of Liberia and the former slaves who ruled it
Title
Another America
Title remainder
the story of Liberia and the former slaves who ruled it
Statement of responsibility
James Ciment
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the history of Liberia, founded and settled by a small group of African Americans who left early nineteenth century America to free themselves from prejudice, but ended up persecuting the area's natives in a way that mirrored their own histories
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10214740
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
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Ciment, James
Dewey number
966.62
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DT631
LC item number
.C56 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Liberia
  • African Americans
  • Liberia
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of Liberia and the former slaves who ruled it
Label
Another America : the story of Liberia and the former slaves who ruled it, James Ciment
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The black Mayflower -- Original sin -- First families and fresh graves -- Africa's lone star -- A matter of color -- The African banquet -- Conquering hero -- The slave ring -- The original African big man -- Father and son
Control code
2012051089
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 296 p.
Isbn
9780809095421
Lccn
2012051089
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Another America : the story of Liberia and the former slaves who ruled it, James Ciment
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The black Mayflower -- Original sin -- First families and fresh graves -- Africa's lone star -- A matter of color -- The African banquet -- Conquering hero -- The slave ring -- The original African big man -- Father and son
Control code
2012051089
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 296 p.
Isbn
9780809095421
Lccn
2012051089
Other physical details
ill., map

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