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American studies in black and white

selected essays, 1949-1989

by Sidney Kaplan

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Published by University of Massachusetts Press in Amherst .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- History.,
    • United States -- Civilization.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementSidney Kaplan ; edited by Allan D. Austin ; foreword by John Hope Franklin.
      ContributionsAustin, Allan D., 1935-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE185 .K262 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 260 p., [48] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages260
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1886189M
      ISBN 100870234692
      LC Control Number90047298

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