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W. E. B. Du Bois Black Radical Democrat (Twayne"s Twentieth-Century American Biography Series, No 3) by Manning Marable

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Published by Twayne Publishers .
Written in English


  • General,
  • Du Bois, W. E. B,
  • Biography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Du Bois, W. E. B.,
  • African Americans,
  • (William Edward Burghardt),,
  • 1868-1963

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages4
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7935993M
ISBN 100805777717
ISBN 109780805777710

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