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Published by Africa World Press in Trenton, N.J .
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  • Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 -- Congresses.,
  • Universal Negro Improvement Association -- History -- Congresses.,
  • Back to Africa movement -- Congresses.,
  • African Americans -- Race identity -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Rupert Lewis & Maureen Warner-Lewis.
ContributionsLewis, Rupert., Lewis, Maureen Warner., International Seminar on Marcus Garvey (1973 : Mona, Jamaica)
LC ClassificationsE185.97.G3 G34 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 192 p. ;
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1431928M
ISBN 100865434158, 0865434166
LC Control Number93043428

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