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Strong in the Struggle My Life as a Black Labor Activist (Voices and Visions) by Lee Brown

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English


  • American history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Biography: general,
  • Demonstrations & protest movements,
  • Postwar period, 1945 to c 2000,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Black American Sociology,
  • People of Color,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • USA,
  • Business,
  • Political,
  • History / United States / General,
  • African Americans,
  • Labor Unions,
  • Labor,
  • United States,
  • 1921-,
  • African American labor leaders,
  • Biography,
  • Brown, Lee,

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8246394M
ISBN 100847691918
ISBN 109780847691913

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