An American Beach for African Americans

An American Beach for African Americans

By: Marsha Dean Phelts (author)Paperback

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Marsha Dean Phelts draws together personal interviews, photos, newspaper articles, memoirs, maps, and official documents to reconstruct the character and traditions of Amelia Island's 200-acre African American community. Phelts invokes colorful firsthand accounts and 'old-timer' stories, and paints what is ultimately a personal and intimate portrait of a community rich in heritage and culture.

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About Author

Marsha Dean Phelts, author of The American Beach Cookbook, is a contributor to the Florida Star newspaper and spent many years as a librarian in the Florida geneaology department of the Jacksonville Public Library.

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/04/2009
  • ISBN13: 9780813035086
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 200
  • ID: 9780813035086
  • weight: 318
  • ISBN10: 0813035082

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