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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • African Americans.

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsE185.61 .S75
The Physical Object
Pagination215p.
Number of Pages215
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6048994M
LC Control Number49008834
OCLC/WorldCa513055

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