Freedom's Promise: Blacks in Paris: African American Culture in Europe, 1st Edition

  • Duchess Harris
  • Anitra Budd
  • Published By: Core Library
  • ISBN-10: 153217053X
  • ISBN-13: 9781532170539
  • DDC: 944.360049
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released May 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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After World War I, many African Americans found a welcoming home in Paris while the fight for civil rights continued in the United States. African American soldiers, writers, performers, and activists influenced French society. This book explores the legacy of African Americans in Paris. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.<\P>

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
A Letter from Duchess.
1: Welcome to Paris.
2: The Soldiers.
3: The Performers.
4: The Writers.
5: Blacks in Paris Today.
Fast Facts.
Stop and Think.
Online Resources.
Learn More.
About the Authors.