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Hill, Robert A. 1943-

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Works: 118 works in 228 publications in 1 language and 6,868 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Archives  Biography  Manuscripts  Fiction  Periodicals  Dictionaries  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Speaker
Classifications: E185.97.G3, 305.896073
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Publications about Robert A Hill
Publications by Robert A Hill
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Most widely held works by Robert A Hill
The Marcus Garvey and Universal Negro Improvement Association papers by Marcus Garvey( file )
39 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 2,211 libraries worldwide
Marcus Garvey, life and lessons a centennial companion to the Marcus Garvey and Universal Negro Improvement Association papers by Marcus Garvey( file )
13 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 1,745 libraries worldwide
Black empire by George S Schuyler( Book )
9 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 632 libraries worldwide
Science-fiction noveller om befrielsen af Afrika og negrenes frigørelse fra hvidt overherredømme
The FBI's RACON : racial conditions in the United States during World War II by United States Bureau of Investigation( Book )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 459 libraries worldwide
During World War II, an unprecedented wave of militant black protest and activism swept through the United States, setting the stage for the civil rights movements of the 1950s and 1960s. FBI director J. Edgar Hoover perceived this racial turmoil as a threat not only to wartime mobilization efforts but also to the preservation of a stable, segregated society, and ordered an extensive, nationwide investigation and surveillance of African Americans "to determine why particular Negroes or groups of Negroes or Negro organizations have evidenced sentiments for other 'dark races' (mainly Japanese) or by what forces they were influenced to adopt in certain instances un-American ideologies." The unstated objective of the inquiry, known by the secret code name RACON, was to neutralize the black challenge to the institutional grip of Jim Crow. This landmark volume publishes for the first time the FBI's Survey of Racial Conditions in the United States, an exhaustive report that grew out of the larger internal security investigation. Compiled from reports submitted by fifty-six field units in all areas of the country, the document chronicles in rich detail the experience of African Americans during World War II. A comprehensive introduction by Robert A. Hill situates the FBI report within a political, cultural, and literary context to provide a fuller understanding of this sparsely documented period in African-American history and its relationship to civil rights movements in the postwar era. Hill also explores the ways in which the investigation and surveillance of blacks during World War II illuminate the FBI's wartime evolution from an investigative body to a political counterintelligence agency
Ethiopian stories by George S Schuyler( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 397 libraries worldwide
Two recently discovered novellas on the Abyssinian War of 1935 by an African-American journalist (1895-1977). The Ethiopian Murder Mystery is a detective story set in Harlem, while Revolt in Ethiopia is on a former redcap who goes on a treasure hunt to help an Ethiopian princess fight the Italian invaders. By the author of Black Empire
Trustee for the human community : Ralph J. Bunche, the United Nations, and the decolonization of Africa ( Book )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 364 libraries worldwide
Ralph J. Bunche (1904-1971), winner of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1950, was a key U.S. diplomat in the planning and creation of the United Nations in 1945. In 1947 he was invited to join the permanent UN Secretariat as director of the new Trusteeship Department. In this position, Bunche played a key role in setting up the trusteeship system that provided important impetus for postwar decolonization ending European control of Africa as well as an international framework for the oversight of the decolonization process after the Second World War. Trustee for the Human Community is the first volum
Pan-African biography ( Book )
5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
You don't play with revolution : the Montreal lectures of C.L.R. James by C. L. R James( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 135 libraries worldwide
The crusader ( serial )
in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
The Crusader ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
The Marcus Garvey and Universal Negro Improvement Association papers by Marcus Garvey( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
The FBI's RACON : racial conditions in America during World War II ( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Dictionary of steroids ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Contains documentation of all important natural and practically important steroids, together with an extensive range of the fundamental steroids of simple structure which are likey to be of greatest interest as synthetic starting materials or reference substances
The Marcus Garvey and United Negro Improvement Association Papers, Volume XII The Caribbean Diaspora, 1920-1921 by Marcus Garvey( file )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
<Div>This invaluable archival project documents the impact and spread of the Universal Negro Improvement Association (UNIA), the organization founded by Marcus Garvey in 1914 and led by him until his death in 1940.</div>
The Black man : a monthly magazine of Negro thought and opinion ( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Dread history : Leonard P. Howell and millenarian visions in the early Rastafarian religion by Robert A Hill( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
The Marcus Garvey and Universal Negro Improvement Association papers by Marcus Garvey( Book )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
<DIV>These papers contain over 2300 documents relating to the presence and influence of the Universal Negro Improvement Association in the Caribbean from 1911 to 1945.</div>
The Marcus Garvey and Universal Negro Improvement Association papers ( Book )
4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
The Marcus Garvey and Universal Negro Improvement Association papers by Marcus Garvey( Book )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
American civilization by C. L. R James( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
 
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Hill, Robert 1943-
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