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Through the storm, through the night : a history of African American Christianity / Paul Harvey.

Author/Creator:
Harvey, Paul, 1961-
Publication:
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2011.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 217 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Series:
African American history series (Lanham, Md.)
The African American history series
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Subjects:
African Americans -- Religion.
United States -- Church history.
Contents:
Middle passage for the gods: African and African American religions from the middle passage to the great awakening
The birth of Afro-Christianity in the slave quarters and the urban North, 1740-1831
Through the night: African American religion in the Antebellum Era
Day of jubilee: Black churches from emancipation to the era of Jim Crow
Jesus on the mainline: Black Christianity from the great migration through World War II
Freedom's main line: Black Christianity, civil rights, and religious pluralism
Epilogue: righteous anger and visionary dreams: contemporary Black politics, religion, and culture.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN:
9780742564732 (cloth : alk. paper)
0742564738 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780742564756 (electronic)
0742564754 (electronic)
OCLC:
704120801