The Resource The Americans are coming! : dreams of African American liberation in segregationist South Africa, Robert Trent Vinson

The Americans are coming! : dreams of African American liberation in segregationist South Africa, Robert Trent Vinson

Label
The Americans are coming! : dreams of African American liberation in segregationist South Africa
Title
The Americans are coming!
Title remainder
dreams of African American liberation in segregationist South Africa
Statement of responsibility
Robert Trent Vinson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
For more than half a century before World War II, black South Africans and "American Negroes"--A group that included African Americans and black West Indians-established close institutional and personal relationships that laid the necessary groundwork for the successful South African and American antiapartheid movements. Though African Americans suffered under Jim Crow racial discrimination, oppressed Africans saw African Americans as free people who had risen from slavery to success and were role models and potential liberators. Many African Americans, regarded initially by the South Afric
Member of
Cataloging source
CN8ML
Dewey number
320.54/60968
Index
index present
LC call number
DT1756
LC item number
.V56 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New African histories series
Label
The Americans are coming! : dreams of African American liberation in segregationist South Africa, Robert Trent Vinson
Publication
Note
OldControl:muse9780821444054
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the Americans are coming! -- Providential design : the alliance of American Negroes and black South Africans. American Negroes as racial models : from "honorary whites" to "black perils" -- The failed dream of British liberation and Christian regeneration. American apocalypse : prophetic Garveyism and the dream of American Negro liberation. The rise of Marcus Garvey and his gospel of Garveyism in Southern Africa -- Transnational martyrdom and the spread of Garveyism in South Africa -- "Charlatan or savior?" : Dr. Wellington's prophecies and program of deliverance -- A dream deferred : the end of the dream of American Negro liberation and the beginnings of the global antiapartheid movement
Control code
ocn794698919
Extent
1 online resource (pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821444054
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30647307
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)794698919
  • pebcs0821444050

Library Locations

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