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CLAW: Carolina Lowcountry & Atlantic World: Find Pan-Africanism Books

This guide will direct researchers to resources on the topic of the Carolina Lowcountry region and its historical connection to the Atlantic World.

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Library of Congress Classification

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Class C - Auxiliary Sciences of History

Subclass CB - History of Civilization

  • CB195-281 Civilization and race

Class D - World History and History of Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Etc.

Subclass DT - History of Africa

  •  DT470-671 West Africa. West Coast
    • DT491-516.9 British West Africa
    • DT521-555.9 French West Africa. French Sahara. West Sahara. Sahel
    • DT561-581 Cameroon (Cameroun, Kamerun) 
    • DT582-582.9 Togo. Togoland 
    • DT591-615.9 Portuguese-speaking West Africa 
    • DT619-620.9 Spanish West Africa 
    • DT621-637 Liberia
  • DT1251-1465 Angola 
  • DT1501-1685 Namibia. South-West Africa

Class E-F - History of the Americas

Subclass E151-909 - United States

  • E184.5-185.98 Afro-Americans 
    • E185.2-185.89 Status and development since emancipation
    • E185.96-185.98 Biography. Genealogy 
  • E438 Slavery question, 1857-1861 
  • E441-453 Slavery in the United States. Antislavery movements
  • E456-655 Civil War period, 1861-1865 

Subclass F1201-3799Latin America. Spanish America

  • F1601-1629 West Indies 
    • F1630-1640 Bermudas 
    • F1650-1660 Bahamas
    • F1741-1991 Greater Antilles 
    • F2001-2151 Lesser Antilles 
  • F2155-2191 Caribbean area. Caribbean Sea 
  • F2201-3799 South America

Class G - Geography. Anthropology. Recreation 

Subclass GN - Anthropology

  • GN269-279 Race (General)
  • GN537-674 Ethnic groups and races 

Class H - Social Sciences

Subclass HT - Communities. Classes. Races

  • HT51-65 Human settlements. Communities
  • HT1501-1595 Races - Including race as a social group and race relations in general

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