11 edition of Living Black American authors found in the catalog.
|Statement||[by] Ann Allen Shockley and Sue P. Chandler.|
|Genre||Bio-bibliography, Dictionaries., Biography|
|Contributions||Chandler, Sue P., 1933- joint author.|
|LC Classifications||PS153.N5 S5|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 220 p.|
|Number of Pages||220|
|LC Control Number||73017005|
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