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Poverty, education and race relations studies and proposals by William C. Kvaraceus

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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

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StatementWilliam C. Kvaraceus, John S. Gibson, Thomas J.Curtin ; with contributions by Minna K. Barnett... [et al.].
ContributionsGibson, John S., Curtin, Thomas J.
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Open LibraryOL17312729M

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