Black Leaders Texans for Their Times by Alwyn Barr

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Published by Texas State Historical Association .

Written in English

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  • History,
  • People of Color,
  • General,
  • History - General History,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • Texas,
  • Biography,
  • African Americans

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Book details

ContributionsRobert A. Calvert (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages237
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8091406M
ISBN 100876110561
ISBN 109780876110560

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