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A. Philip Randolph (Black Americans of Achievement)

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Published by Chelsea House Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography & Autobiography - Social Activists,
  • History - United States/20th Century,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • (Asa Philip),,
  • 1889-,
  • African Americans,
  • Biography,
  • Civil rights,
  • Civil rights workers,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Randolph, A. Philip,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11147850M
    ISBN 100791002225
    ISBN 109780791002223
    OCLC/WorldCa17200348

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