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Emerging Black community in Boston

Emerging Black community in Boston

a report of the Institute for the Study of Black Culture, University of Massachusetts at Boston

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Published by The Institute in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African Americans -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Economic conditions.,
  • African Americans -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Social conditions.,
  • Boston (Mass.) -- Race relations.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEmerging Black community of Boston
    Statementedited by Phillip L. Clay with James Blackwell...[et al.]
    ContributionsClay, Phillip L., Blackwell, James Edward, 1925-., University of Massachusetts at Boston. Institute for the Study of Black Culture.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF73.9.N4 E423x 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 343 p. ;
    Number of Pages343
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16586564M

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