Africana Resources and Collections: Three Decades of Development and Achievement; a Festschrift in Honor of Hans Panofsky

Africana Resources and Collections: Three Decades of Development and Achievement; a Festschrift in Honor of Hans Panofsky

By: Julian W. Witherell (author)Hardback

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This collection of original studies by African collections specialists in major American libraries provides insights into the development of Africana_materials from or about Africa_in the US_and into the achievements of librarians in this country in promoting and facilitating scholarship on sub-Saharan regions. Contributors: Abraham Demoz, Moore Crossey, David L. Easterbrook, Elizabeth A. Widenmann, Beverly A. Gray, Gretchen Walsh, John Bruce Howell, Janet L. Stanley, Nancy J. Schmidt, Joseph J. Lauer, David Henige, Yvette Scheven, and Dorothy C. Woodson. With author/subject/title index to the entire volume.

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Julian W. Witherell, Chief, African and Middle Eastern Division, Library of Congress, has been associated with the Library's African studies programs for 28 years. A prolific bibliographer, he has compiled eight guides to materials on sub-Saharan topics, including The United States and Africa, 1785-1975, for which he won the African Studies Association's Conover-Porter Award for bibliographic achievement.

Product Details

  • publication date: 28/01/1989
  • ISBN13: 9780810822399
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 265
  • ID: 9780810822399
  • weight: 467
  • ISBN10: 0810822393

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