The West Indian-American experience

Title The West Indian-American experience
Names Halliburton, Warren J.
Book Number BR010155
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation The term West Indian usually refers to people from the English-speaking Caribbean. This book explains West Indian history, recounting how European settlers wiped out the original Caribbean inhabitants and how modern West Indians descended from Africans brought over as slaves. Economic factors have caused many West Indians to emigrate to the United States even though they have been appalled by U.S. racism. For grades 5-8 and older readers.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
Juvenile Book - JU
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Young Adult Book - YA
Short Book - SH
History - HST
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Black Interest - BLK
Foreign Setting - FS
History - Central & South America - HWS
Audience Notes For grades 5-8.
LC Subject West Indian Americans - History - Juvenile literature
Call Number j973.04969729 JNF
Language English
Released 1994
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, 1994 (Braille International, Inc., transcribing agency. Braille International, Inc., distributor)
Original Publication Transcription of: Brookfield, Conn. : Millbrook Press, c1994.
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