Dictionary of Caribbean and Afro-Latin American Biography (Innbundet)

Legg i ønskeliste

Innbinding: Innbundet
Utgivelsesår: 2016
Antall sider: 3000
Forlag: Oxford University Press Inc
Språk: Engelsk
ISBN/EAN: 9780199935796
Kategori: Ordbøker og oppslagsverk
Omtale: Dictionary of Caribbean and Afro-Latin American Biography
The Dictionary of Caribbean and Afro-Latin American Biography is a major biographical reference work covering the lives and legacies of notable Afro-descendants from the Caribbean and Latin American, men and women from all eras and walks of life. This groundbreaking resource provides unprecedented coverage of the region through the lives of its people. Biographical records on Afro-Latin American and Caribbean lives are in short supply. Even as new historical scholarship has invigorated the international study of Latin America and Atlantic history, and even as new departments of Latin American Studies have flourished, no large-scale biographical reference work devoted to black subjects in the region has ever been attempted. This is a surprise given the enormous influence the people of these areas have had on history, culture, and technological achievement. The Dictionary of Caribbean and Afro-Latin American Biography (DCALAB) will be published in print with over two thousand in-depth

Til toppen