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America is a Negro child

Sherman, John.

America is a Negro child

race poems

by Sherman, John.

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Published by Mesa Verde Press in [Santa Fe?, N.M.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Race relations -- Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Sherman ; drawings by S.M. Lurie.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3569.H427 A8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 53 p. :
    Number of Pages53
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3796436M
    ISBN 100960722009
    LC Control Number81090551
    OCLC/WorldCa8668401

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