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Published by R & E Research Associates in San Francisco, Calif .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • African Americans -- Study and teaching -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 77-86.

StatementCharles A. Frye.
LC ClassificationsE185.7 .F79
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 86 p. ;
Number of Pages86
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4570782M
ISBN 100882475134
LC Control Number77090350

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