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Published by Visible Ink Press in Detroit, MI .
Written in English



  • United States


  • African Americans -- Biography.,
  • Heroes -- United States -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesBlack heroes of the twentieth century
StatementJessie Carney Smith, editor ; foreword by Nikki Giovanni.
ContributionsSmith, Jessie Carney.
LC ClassificationsE185.96 .B5337 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 733 p. :
Number of Pages733
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL690223M
ISBN 101578590213
LC Control Number97037308

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