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African American folklore : an encyclopedia for students / Anand Prahlad, editor.

Prahlad, Anand, (editor.).

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Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library YA 398.2089 A (Text) 39493108086077 Young Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1610699297
  • ISBN: 9781610699297
  • Physical Description: xviii, 413 pages ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: Santa Barbara, California : Greenwood, an Imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Alphabetical list of entries -- Guide to related topics -- The encyclopedia.
Summary, etc.:
African American folklore dates back 240 years and has had a significant impact on American culture from the slavery period to the modern day. This encyclopedia provides accessible entries on key elements of this long history, including folklore originally derived from African cultures that have survived here and those that originated in the United States.
Subject: African Americans > Folklore > Encyclopedias.
African Americans > Social life and customs > Encyclopedias.
Folklore > United States > Encyclopedias.
Tales > United States > Encyclopedias.
Genre: Encyclopedias.

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