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Dictionary of American Negro biography

Dictionary of American Negro biography

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Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African Americans -- Biography -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Rayford W. Logan and Michael R. Winston.
    GenreBiography, Dictionaries.
    ContributionsLogan, Rayford Whittingham, 1897-, Winston, Michael R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE185.96 .D53 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 680 p. ;
    Number of Pages680
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4263781M
    ISBN 100393015130
    LC Control Number81009629

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