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Published by Southern Student Organizing Committee in Nashville .
Written in English


  • African Americans -- Civil rights.,
  • Black nationalism -- United States.,
  • Slavery -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Eugene D. Genovese.
LC ClassificationsE185 .G37 1969
The Physical Object
Pagination18 p. ;
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17113732M

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