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Published by Brill in Leiden .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • African Americans -- History -- Addresses, essays, lectures

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Statemented. by Roger D. Abrahams and John F. Szwed.
SeriesInternational studies in sociology and social anthropology ; v. 18
ContributionsAbrahams, Roger D., Szwed, John F., 1936-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE185 .D47
The Physical Object
Pagination94 p. ;
Number of Pages94
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5255901M
ISBN 109004042644
LC Control Number75329142

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