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Afro-Americana Imprints 1535-1922

1535 - 1922

Coverage includes the West's discovery and exploitation of Africa; the rise of slavery in the New World along with the growth and success of abolitionist movements; the development of racial thought and racism; descriptions of African American life -- slave and free -- throughout the Americas; and slavery and race in fiction and drama. Also featured are printed works of African American individuals and organizations. Material includes books, pamphlets, and broadsides.