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The African-American Years

Chronologies of American History and Experience Edition 1. (Chronologies of American History and Experience)

by Gabriel Stepto

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Charles Scribner"s Sons .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • History of specific racial & ethnic groups,
  • Modern period, c 1500 onwards,
  • c 1000 CE to c 1500,
  • United States - General,
  • History: American,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • USA,
  • History / United States / General,
  • History,
  • African Americans,
  • Chronology,
  • Sources

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages475
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7720753M
    ISBN 100684312573
    ISBN 109780684312576

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