Marriage in black and white. by Joseph R. Washington

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Published by Beacon Press in Boston .

Written in English

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  • Miscegenation,
  • Marriage.,
  • United States -- Race relations.

Edition Notes

Bibliography and notes: p. 337-351.

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The Physical Object
Pagination358 p. ;
Number of Pages358
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Open LibraryOL18868725M

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