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6 edition of Blacks in American movies found in the catalog.

Blacks in American movies

a selected bibliography

by Anne Powers

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Published by The Scarecrow Press in Metuchen, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Negroes in the moving-picture industry -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled and edited by Anne Powers.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ5784.M9
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 157 p. ;
    Number of Pages157
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22256835M
    ISBN 10081080753X
    OCLC/WorldCa1046961

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