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6 edition of 50 Black Women Who Changed America found in the catalog.

50 Black Women Who Changed America

by Amy Alexander

  • 337 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Citadel .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Black studies,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Sociology Of Women,
  • Black American Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - Histor,
  • Women"s Studies - History,
  • Social Science / Women"s Studies,
  • African American women,
  • Biography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8612547M
    ISBN 101559724781
    ISBN 109781559724784

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