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Black Experience in America

James C. Curtis

Black Experience in America

Selected Essays.

by James C. Curtis

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Published by Univ.Texas P. .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsGould, Lewis L., (Ed.)
The Physical Object
PaginationD8.200.
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17240568M
ISBN 100292700962
OCLC/WorldCa62492

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The Black Experience in America Language: English: LoC Class: E History: America: United States: Subject: African Americans -- History Subject: Slavery -- United States -- History Category: Text: EBook-No.

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