The new Negro on campus Black college rebellions of the 1920s by Raymond Wolters

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .

Written in English

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  • African American universities and colleges -- History

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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StatementRaymond Wolters.
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LC ClassificationsLC2801 .W57
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 370 p. ;
Number of Pages370
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Open LibraryOL5044698M
ISBN 10069104628X
LC Control Number74004662

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