6 edition of A book of famous Black Americans found in the catalog.
|Statement||Carol Taylor Bond ; editing and portrait line drawings [by] Joyce Beecher King.|
|Contributions||King, Joyce Beecher.|
|LC Classifications||E184.7 .B66 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 268 p. :|
|Number of Pages||268|
|LC Control Number||93235378|
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