Negro representation -- a step towards Negro freedom by Pettis Perry

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Published by New Century Publishers in New York .

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Reprinted from Political Affairs 1951.

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Statementby Pettis Perry ; introduction by Betty Gannett.
ContributionsGannett, Betty.
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Pagination24p. ;
Number of Pages24
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Open LibraryOL19001954M

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