Long before it came to prominence as the model cityof the New South, as well as earning the title thenew Motown, Atlanta was a hotbed of entertainment, business, and civic life for African Americans. At the same time that Harlem was undergoing its acclaimed renaissance, Atlanta could boast of excellent colleges, a thriving social environment, and an entertainment scene that could rival those of much larger cities. From Auburn Avenue, the hub of the city s African-American activity, a spirit of vibrant change and excitement radiated out to reach people across America."
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Format: Paperback / softback
(163mm x 231mm x 10mm)
Arcadia Publishing (SC)
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing (SC)
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