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A refugee from his race

Carolyn L. Karcher

A refugee from his race

Albion W. Tourgée and his fight against white supremacy

by Carolyn L. Karcher

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Race relations,
  • National Citizens" Rights Association (U.S.),
  • Reconstruction (United States : 1865-1877) fast (OCoLC)fst01754987,
  • National Citizen"s Rights Association (U.S.),
  • African Americans,
  • Civil rights,
  • History,
  • Political activists,
  • Biography,
  • Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 405-421) and index.

    StatementCarolyn L. Karcher
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3088 .K37 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 444 pages
    Number of Pages444
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26884408M
    ISBN 101469627957
    ISBN 109781469627953
    LC Control Number2015040274
    OCLC/WorldCa922912856

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