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Major Black religious leaders, 1755-1940

by Henry J. Young

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Published by Abingdon in Nashville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African Americans -- Religion.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHenry J. Young.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR563.N4 Y68
    The Physical Object
    Pagination173 p. ;
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4904971M
    ISBN 100687229138
    LC Control Number76051731

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