Harlem is nowhere : a journey to the Mecca of Black America / Sharifa Rhodes-Pitts.

For a century Harlem has been celebrated as the capital of black America, a thriving center of cultural achievement and political action. At a crucial moment in Harlem's history, as gentrification encroaches, the author untangles the myth and meaning of Harlem's legacy. Examining the epic...

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Main Author: Rhodes-Pitts, Sharifa.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Little, Brown, 2011.
Edition:1st ed.
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Table of Contents:
  • A colony of their own
  • Into the city of refuge
  • Searching for the underground city
  • Harlem dream books
  • Messages
  • Land is the basis of all independence
  • Back to Carolina
  • We march because.