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The Arabs in America, 1492-1977

a chronology & fact book
  • 150 Pages
  • 1.14 MB
  • English
Oceana Publications , Dobbs Ferry, N.Y
Arab Americans -- History -- Chronology., Arab Americans -- History -- Sources., Arab Americans -- His
About the Edition

A history of Arabs in the United States with illustrative documents, appendices, and bibliography.

Statementcompiled and edited by Beverlee Turner Mehdi.
SeriesEthnic chronology series ;, no. 31
LC ClassificationsE184.A65 M44
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 150 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4557164M
ISBN 100379005271
LC Control Number77027463

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Naff, Alixa. Pre-Columbian trans-oceanic contact theories speculate about possible visits to or interactions with the Americas, the indigenous peoples of the Americas, or both, by people from Africa, Asia, Europe, or Oceania at a time prior to Christopher Columbus' first voyage to the Caribbean in (i.e.

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Such contact is accepted as having occurred The American Indian, a chronology & fact book by Dennis, Henry C. Publication date Topics Indians of North 1492-1977 book, Indians of North America, Indians of North America, Indians of North America Publisher Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.: Oceana Publications Collection   Paperback: pages Publisher: Monthly Review Press; Updated edition (June 1, ) Language: English ISBN X ISBN Package Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: ounces Customer Reviews: out of 5 stars 1 customer rating Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #4, in Books (See Top in Books) # in Cultural Anthropology  › Books › Politics & Social Sciences › Anthropology.

A groundbreaking study that radically alters our understanding of the Americas before the arrival of the Europeans in Traditionally, Americans learned in school that the ancestors of the people who inhabited the Western Hemisphere at the time of Columbus' landing had crossed the Bering Str years ago; existed mainly in small nomadic bands; and lived so lightly on the land that   Charles C.

Mann’s book,provides us with an eye opener about the pre-Columbus populations of the North and South America. It is not an easy read: it is very detailed and well researched with references to critical scientific studies. It is not a chronological or systematic account, and this makes the book somewhat :// Get this from a library.

The Blacks in America, a chronology & fact book. [Irving J Sloan] -- A chronology of blacks in America with such additional lists of information as major Afro-American organizations and publications, libraries with black history and literature collections, and a Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

My library Dr. Abdullah Hakim Quick (Adopted with permission from the book, Deeper Roots, Muslims in the Americas and the Caribbean from before Columbus to the Present, by Dr.

Abdullah Hakim Quick, DPB Printers and Booksellers, Cape Town, South Africa. Those interested in further research are strongly urged to read Dr. Quik’s book.) Ancient America was not Numerous evidence suggests that Muslims from Spain and West Africa arrived in the Americas at least five centuries before Co1umbus.

Columbus had two captains of Muslim origin during his first transatlantic voyage: Martin and his brother Vicente Pinzon were related to Moroccan Sultan Abuzayan Muhammad III ( - 66 CE) of the Marinid dynasty ( - CE)   The Norse did.

The Irish might have. Did Arabs also reach America before Columbus. Many Irish would say St Brendan crossed the Atlantic in the first ://    A pipeline connecting Iraqi oil fields and Turkish ports opens May Menachem Begin of the Likud Party becomes prime minister of Israel with a program of pro-capitalist economic reforms North Yemen's leader al-Hamdi is assassinated Kuwait's emir Sabah al-Sabah dies and is succeeded by his cousin Jabir Sabah 2 days ago  A Brief Summary of American History, Part I: – Excerpted from: Rediscovering the American Republic, vol.

1: – From Pre-Columbian to British North America, – Following Columbus’s Caribbean landing in (see p. 32), numerous European nations competed for territory in North America, dragging African slaves and Native Americans into the :// END NOTES.

Ivan Van Sertima, “Evidence For An African Presence in Pre-Columbian America,” in Ivan Van Sertima (ed.) African Presence in Early America, New Brunswick, Transaction Publishers,p Ibid.

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At the time, the population density of the Aztec Empire was around 30   Arabs from Arabia. Historical times, that is when history is known with reasonable accuracy and some detail, started on widely different dates in the different regions of Africa, very roughly as follows: Egypt - about B.C.

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Not just the language of Islam, but the religion itself likely arrived in America inmore than 20 years before Martin Luther nailed his theses to the door, igniting the Protestant reformation. Moors – African and Arab Muslims – had conquered much of the Iberian peninsula inestablishing a Muslim culture that lasted nearly eight 2 days ago  This is a collection of articles on the history of Arabs and Muslims in the Iberian Peninsula.

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