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Hornsby, Alton

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Works: 42 works in 118 publications in 1 language and 7,236 library holdings
Genres: History  Chronology  Encyclopedias  Juvenile works  Biography  Archives  Dictionaries  Biography‡vDictionaries 
Roles: Compiler, Editor, Composer
Classifications: E185, 973.0496073
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Chronology of African-American history : significant events and people from 1619 to the present by Alton Hornsby ( Book )
6 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 1,695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Focuses on the events and the people who have shaped the history of African Americans from the year 1619 to the present
In the cage; eyewitness accounts of the freed Negro in Southern society, 1877-1929 by Alton Hornsby ( Book )
4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A companion to African American history by Alton Hornsby ( Book )
23 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book is a collection of original and authoritative essays arranged thematically and topically, covering a wide range of subjects from the seventeenth century to the present day. This volume surveys the scholarly literature in African American history and provides a guide to the research, analyses, and various interpretations and perspectives that historians have developed over the past fifty years."--BOOK JACKET
Black America a state-by-state historical encyclopedia by Alton Hornsby ( )
8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This two-volume encyclopedia presents a state-by-state history of African Americans in the 50 states and the District of Columbia
The Black almanac by Alton Hornsby ( Book )
11 editions published between 1972 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chronology of important facts concerning the role of the Afro-American in United States history
Chronology of African American history : from 1492 to the present by Alton Hornsby ( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Milestones in 20th-century African-American history by Alton Hornsby ( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a century of turning points in African-American history and political and cultural development from the age of Booker T. Washington to the election of Senator Carol Moseley Braun
African American chronology by Alton Hornsby ( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
African American Almanac features historical and current information on African American life and culture. Biography profiles hundreds of notable African Americans. Breakthroughs provides fascinating details on hundreds of milestones involving African Americans. Chronology features significant milestones in all aspects of African American history beginning in 1492. Voices contains 35 full or excerpted speeches and other notable spoken words of African Americans
Black power in Dixie : a political history of African Americans in Atlanta by Alton Hornsby ( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Atlanta stands out among southern cities for many reasons, not least of which is the role African Americans have played in local politics. This work offers the first comprehensive study of black politics in the city
Southerners, too? : essays on the Black South, 1733-1990 by Alton Hornsby ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
African Americans in the post-emancipation South : the outsiders' view by Alton Hornsby ( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This study uses first-hand accounts and documents to view African American life in the post-emancipation South. Spanning from the 1860s through the New Deal this study incorporates a broad cross-section of the views of European travelers and Euro-American visitors from the North. The study synthesizes the outsiders' observations and assesses their summaries' overall validity for increasing our understanding of the lives of blacks in the post-emancipation South. These accounts allow for a reconstruction of African American life and labor in the major aspects of black culture
Reference library of Black America ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three almanac volumes feature a comprehensive range of historical and current information on African American life and culture, organized into 26 chapters, including Civil Rights, The family and health, and Science, medicine and invention. Two chronology volumes explore social, political, economic, cultural, and educational milestones in black history. Arranged by year and then by month and day, the chronology spans from 1492 to modern times
Zell, we hardly knew ye : Senator Zell Miller and the politics of region, gender, class, and race, 2000-2005 by Alton Hornsby ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Atlanta Urban League, 1920-2000 by Alton Hornsby ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Papers of John and Lugenia Burns Hope ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes correspondence, official records, financial records, articles, essays, and speeches covering the years 1896-1947
The Negro in revolutionary Georgia by Alton Hornsby ( Book )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Southern Negroes, 1877-1929: the outsider's view by Alton Hornsby ( )
3 editions published between 1969 and 1975 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A short history of Black Atlanta, 1847-1990 by Alton Hornsby ( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dictionary of twentieth century black leaders ( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Who's who among African Americans ( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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