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Cook, Mercer 1903-1987

Overview
Works: 65 works in 137 publications in 3 languages and 2,269 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Biography  Interviews  Popular music 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Author of introduction, Lyricist, Composer, tra
Classifications: PQ3949.R73, 896
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Most widely held works by Mercer Cook
The militant black writer in Africa and the United States by Mercer Cook( Book )

10 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 1,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masters of the dew by Jacques Roumain( Book )

9 editions published between 1947 and 2012 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un grand classique de la littérature haïtienne, écrit au milieu des années 1940. [SDM]
Five French Negro authors by Mercer Cook( Book )

7 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Education in Haiti by Mercer Cook( Book )

9 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The U.S. Office of Education has undertaken the preparation of a series of basic studies on education in a number of Central and South American countries under the sponsorship of the Interdepartmental Committee on Cultural and Scientific Cooperation. This series of studies is part of a program to promote understanding of educational conditions in the American countries and to encourage cooperation in the field of inter-American education. The project, a part of the Government-wide program of cultural cooperation under the auspices of the Department of State, was begun in the fall of 1943. It involves travel by Office of Education specialists in the various countries for the purpose of gathering data first hand on their educational systems, and the preparation of reports from these data for publication. "Education in Haiti" is based on data gathered by the author in Haiti in 1945 and supplemented since then through documentary study. Chapters include: (1) Basic Problems; (2) Haitian Schools of Yesterday; and (3) Haitian Schools since 1931. Appended are: (1) Budget of the Direction Generale of Urban Instruction, 1934-44; (2) Physical Education; (3) Programs of Studies; (4) Examinations for the Certificate of Secondary Studies; (5) Enrollment in Secondary Schools, 1944-45; (6) Inventory of the National Library, 1944; and (7) Memorandum of Agreement between the Haitian Government and the Inter-American Educational Foundation, Inc., 1944. a bibliography is included. Individual chapters contain footnotes. (Contains 4 figures and 7 tables.) [Best copy available has been provided.]
An introduction to Haiti : selections and commentaries by Mercer Cook( Book )

4 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le noir; morceaux choisis de vingt-neuf Français célèbres by Mercer Cook( Book )

2 editions published in 1934 in French and English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On African socialism by Léopold Sédar Senghor( Book )

9 editions published between 1962 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Légendes africaines by Tchicaya U Tam'si( Book )

4 editions published between 1968 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portraits américains by Mercer Cook( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in French and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Haitian-american anthology; Haitian readings from American authors by Mercer Cook( Book )

3 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The African origin of civilization: myth or reality by Cheikh Anta Diop( Book )

8 editions published between 1974 and 1989 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now in its 30th printing, this classic presents historical, archaeological, and anthropological evidence to support the theory that ancient Egypt was a black civilization
Is I in love? I is by J. Russel Robinson( )

3 editions published in 1932 in English and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The African nations and world solidarity by Mamadou Dia( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 1962 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Madame de Duras' Ourika : followed by Delphine Gay's poem Ourika by Claire de Durfort Duras( Book )

1 edition published in 1936 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hold up your hands : in the name of the law of love by J. Russel Robinson( )

2 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les Fondements de l'africanité; ou, Négritude et arabité by Léopold Sédar Senghor( Book )

4 editions published in 1971 in Undetermined and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexandre Privat d'Anglemont's Les singes de Dieu et les hommes du diable by A Privat d'Anglemont( Book )

1 edition published in 1936 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Introduction to Haiti by Mercer Cook( Book )

3 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook for Haitian teachers of English by Mercer Cook( Book )

2 editions published between 1944 and 1945 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troubled in mind : Negro spiritual by Will Marion Cook( )

2 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Cook, Mercer 1903-

Cook, Will Mercer.

Cook, Will Mercer 1903-1987

Mercer Cook American diplomat

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The African origin of civilization: myth or reality