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The will of a people

Richard W. Leeman

The will of a people

a critical anthology of great African American speeches

by Richard W. Leeman

  • 118 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Southern Illinois University Press in Carbondale .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sources,
  • African American orators,
  • African American authors,
  • History,
  • African Americans,
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., American

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited with introductions by Richard W. Leeman and Bernard K. Duffy
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS663.N4 W45 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 454 p. ;
    Number of Pages454
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25249839M
    ISBN 100809330571, 0809390736
    ISBN 109780809330577, 9780809390731
    LC Control Number2011016452
    OCLC/WorldCa719427981

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