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Author Harris, Duchess, author.

Title Blacks in Paris : African American culture in Europe / by Duchess Harris, JD, PhD with Anitra Budd.

Publication Info. Minneapolis, Minnesota : Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2019]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Fossil Ridge PL - Main Juvenile Non-Fiction - FRBB-2  J 973.0496 HAR    AVAILABLE
 Kankakee PL Second Floor - KKBB-2  J 973.0496 HAR    AVAILABLE
 Three Rivers PL - Channahon Juvenile Non-Fiction - TRBB-2  J 973.0496 HAR    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  J 944 HAR    AVAILABLE
Description 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Freedom's promise
Harris, Duchess. Freedom's promise.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A letter from Duchess -- Welcome to Paris -- The soldiers -- The performers -- The writers -- Blacks in Paris today -- Fast facts -- Stop and think -- Glossary -- Online resources -- Learn more -- About the authors -- Index.
Summary After World War I, many African Americans found a welcoming home in Paris while the fight for civil rights continued in the United States. African American soldiers, writers, performers, and activists influenced French society. Blacks in Paris: African American Culture in Europe explores the legacy of African Americans in Paris.
Audience 830L Lexile
Subject African Americans -- France -- Paris -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1914-1918 -- African Americans -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- History.
African Americans -- Influence.
African Americans -- Social life and customs.
Race relations. (OCoLC)fst01086509
Paris (France) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Paris (France) -- Race relations.
France -- Paris. (OCoLC)fst01205283
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Added Author Budd, Anitra, author.
ISBN 1532117671 (hardcover)
9781532117671 (hardcover)
9781641856010 (paperback)
1641856017 (paperback)

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