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African American History

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The Martin Luther King, Jr., encyclopedia
Call Number: E185.97.K5 M334 2008
ISBN: 0313294402

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The Jim Crow Encyclopedia - Nikki L. M. Brown (Editor); Barry M. Stentiford (Editor)
Call Number: E185.61 .J53 2008
ISBN: 9780313341816
Publication Date: 2008-09-30

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Slavery in the United States - Junius P. Rodriguez (Editor)
Call Number: E441 .S635 2007
ISBN: 9781851095445
Publication Date: 2007-03-20

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The Ku Klux Klan - Michael Newton
Call Number: HS2330.K63 N494 2007
ISBN: 9780786427871
Publication Date: 2006-12-13

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Encyclopedia of the Middle Passage - Toyin Falola; Amanda Warnock (Editor)
Call Number: HT1322 .E63 2007
ISBN: 9780313334801
Publication Date: 2007-08-01

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The Voting Rights Act - Richard M. Valelly (Editor); CQ Press Staff (Editor)
Call Number: JK1924 .V68 2006
ISBN: 1568029896
Publication Date: 2005-12-16


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