Marriage in black and white.
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Published by Beacon Press in Boston .
Written in English


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

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Edition Notes

Bibliography and notes: p. 337-351.

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

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