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Library services at home for African Caribbean people.

Merise Crooks

Library services at home for African Caribbean people.

by Merise Crooks

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Published by Birmingham City Council Department of Leisure and Community Services in [Birmingham] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Libraries and blacks -- Great Britain -- Library reports.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsBirmingham (England). Department of Leisure and Community Services.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination34p. ;
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17374405M

    After slavery, Afro-Caribbean people found that many things remained the same; society’s scorn for African and neo-African cultures, the political powerlessness of black people under colonial rule, their poverty in a region that was producing raw materials for the global economy. The long ostracized Haitian state, which France was the first. Infoplease is a free, authoritative, and respected reference for Internet users that provides a comprehensive encyclopedia, almanac, atlas, dictionary, and thesaurus.

    The Library of Alexandria, in Egypt, was the largest and most significant great library of the ancient world. It flourished under the patronage of the Ptolemaic dynasty and functioned as a major center of scholarship from its construction in the 3rd century BC until the Roman conquest of Egypt in 30 BC. The library was conceived and opened either during the reign of Ptolemy I Soter (– Caribbean people are the people born in or inhabitants Caribbean region or people of Caribbean descent living outside the Caribbean. The Caribbean region was initially populated by Amerindians from several different Kalinago and Taino groups. These groups were decimated by a combination of slavery and disease brought by European dants of the Taino and Kalinago tribes exist.

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