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Harlem in the Twentieth Century
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Noreen Mallory
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-23 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

Harlem is one of the best-known neighborhoods in the U.S., and it's also one of the nation's most vibrant cultural hubs. Though its reputation has been tarnished at times by economic depressions and crime, its loyal community has created a unique history and culture. Much of this history took place
Harlem in the Twentieth Century
Language: en
Pages: 126
Authors: Noreen Mallory
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: History Press (SC)

Harlem is one of the best-known neighborhoods in the U.S., and it's also one of the nation's most vibrant cultural hubs. Though its reputation has been tarnished at times by economic depressions and crime, its loyal community has created a unique history and culture. Much of this history took place
The Cambridge Introduction to Twentieth-Century American Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Christopher Beach
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-10-23 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The Cambridge Introduction to Twentieth-Century American Poetry is designed to give readers a brief but thorough introduction to the various movements, schools, and groups of American poets in the twentieth century. It will help readers to understand and analyze modern and contemporary poems. The first part of the book deals
The Jim Crow Encyclopedia: Greenwood Milestones in African American History [2 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 952
Authors: Nikki L. M. Brown, Barry M. Stentiford
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-09-30 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Jim Crow refers to a set of laws in many states, predominantly in the South, after the end of Reconstruction in 1877 that severely restricted the rights and privileges of African Americans. As a caste system of enormous social and economic magnitude, the institutionalization of Jim Crow was the most
The Italian American Table
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Simone Cinotto
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-30 - Publisher: University of Illinois Press

Best Food Book of 2014 by The Atlantic Looking at the historic Italian American community of East Harlem in the 1920s and 30s, Simone Cinotto recreates the bustling world of Italian life in New York City and demonstrates how food was at the center of the lives of immigrants and