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Africans in America, 1619-1865

Author: Kay Melchisedech Olson
Publisher: Mankato, Minn. : Blue Earth Books, ©2003.
Series: Coming to America (Mankato, Minn.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses how West Africans were taken from their homeland and brought to America as slaves, the experiences slaves had in the new country, and the contributions this cultural group made to American society. Includes sidebars, recipes, and activities.
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Genre/Form: Literature
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kay Melchisedech Olson
ISBN: 0736812040 9780736812047
OCLC Number: 48076110
Description: 32 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 22 x 26 cm.
Contents: Early Africans in America --
Life in the Old Country --
The trip over --
Arriving in America --
Surviving in America --
Keeping traditions --
Slave ship route map --
Make a family tree --
Timeline --
Famous African Americans --
Words to know --
To learn more --
Places to write and visit --
Internet Sites --
Index.
Series Title: Coming to America (Mankato, Minn.)
Responsibility: by Kay Melchisedech Olson.

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Discusses how West Africans were taken from their homeland and brought to America as slaves, the experiences slaves had in the new country, and the contributions this cultural group made to American society. Includes sidebars, recipes, and activities.

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