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Dates: 3000 B.C.E. -
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Description: Provides more than 8,000 signed articles drawn from key Oxford reference sources, including:
  • African American National Biography, a new scholarly compilation of more than 4,000 lives from the earliest days of European exploration to the present day.
  • Africana, an encyclopedia of the African and African American experience in five volumes
  • The Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895
  • The Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present (forthcoming, 2009)
  • Black Women in America, the comprehensive 2nd edition of an important biographical source

The Studies Center offers the ability to search or browse entries for persons, topics, time periods, primary source documents, maps, and charts and tables. Includes links to recommended web sources as well as teaching materials and features.
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