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Author Gomez, Michael A., 1955-
Title Black crescent : the experience and legacy of African Muslims in the Americas / Michael A. Gomez.
Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.

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 MUSKINGUM STACKS  E185 .G615 2005    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 MUSKINGUM STACKS  E185 .G615 2005    AVAILABLE  
Subject African Americans -- History.
Africans -- America -- History.
Muslims -- America -- History.
Islam -- America -- History.
Africans -- America -- Religion.
African Americans -- Religion.
Muslims, Black -- America -- History.
Slavery -- America -- History.
United States -- Race relations.
America -- Race relations.
Description x, 385 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Ladinos, Gelofes, and Mandingas -- Caribbean crescent -- Brazilian sambas -- Muslims in New York -- Founding mothers and fathers of a different sort : African Muslims in the early North American South -- Breaking away : Noble Drew Ali and the foundations of contemporary Islam in African America -- The nation -- Malcolm.
ISBN 0521840953 (hardcover)
0521600790 (pbk.)
OCLC # 57201874
Table of Contents
1Ladinos, Gelofes, and Mandingas3
2Caribbean crescent47
3Brazilian Sambas91
4Muslims in New York128
5Founding mothers and fathers of a different sort : African Muslims in the early North American South143
 Interlude : into a glass darkly - elisive communities185
6Breaking away : Noble Drew Ali and the foundations of contemporary Islam in African America203
7The nation276
8Malcolm331