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Minorities in a changing world

Milton Leon Barron

Minorities in a changing world

by Milton Leon Barron

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Minorities -- United States,
    • Race discrimination,
    • United States -- Race relations

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references. Bibliography: p. 475-481.

      Statementedited by Milton L. Barron.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.A1 B26
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 481, ix p.
      Number of Pages481
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5534177M
      LC Control Number67010716

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