The Black experience in American politics by Charles V. Hamilton

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Published by Putnam in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • African Americans -- Politics and government

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

Statementby Charles V. Hamilton.
SeriesNew perspectives on Black America
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE185.6 .H215 1973
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 358 p.
Number of Pages358
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4469624M
ISBN 100399109161, 0399502858
LC Control Number79181410

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