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From ghetto to community

Billy F. Vance

From ghetto to community

the resurrection of Afrikan American institutions

by Billy F. Vance

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Published by African American Images in [Chicago. Ill.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African Americans -- Social life and customs -- 20th century,
  • African Americans -- Intellectual life -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 138-144).

    Other titlesResurrection of Afrikan American institutions., Resurrection of African American institutions.
    Statementby Billy. F. Vance.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE185.86 .V37 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 144 p. :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17601165M
    ISBN 100913543713
    OCLC/WorldCa47650103

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