Race riots, New York, 1964 by Fred C. Shapiro

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  • African Americans -- New York (State) -- New York.

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Statement[by] Fred C. Shapiro and James W. Sullivan.
ContributionsSullivan, James W.
LC ClassificationsF128.52 .S48
The Physical Object
Pagination222 p.
Number of Pages222
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5908135M
LC Control Number64008479

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