4 edition of The Politics of freedom found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited with an introduction by Donald G. Nieman.|
|Series||African American life in the Post-Emancipation South ;, v. 5|
|Contributions||Nieman, Donald G.|
|LC Classifications||E185.2 .P65 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 413 p. :|
|Number of Pages||413|
|LC Control Number||93036875|
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