The victims of democracy Malcolm X and the Black revolution by E. Victor Wolfenstein

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .

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  • X, Malcolm, 1925-1965,
  • Black Muslims -- Biography,
  • African Americans -- Biography,
  • African Americans -- Race identity

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Statementby Eugene Victor Wolfenstein.
LC ClassificationsBP223.Z8 L579
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 422 p. ;
Number of Pages422
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4430589M
ISBN 100520039033
LC Control Number79063551

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