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Black farmers in America

Author: John Francis Ficara; Juan Williams
Publisher: Lexington, Ky. : University Press of Kentucky, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   book_printbook : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A photojournalistic essay documenting the struggle of black farmers in the U.S. at the end of the 20th century. Accompanying text provides a historical context for the photographs.
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Genre/Form: History
Pictorial works
Bildband
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Francis Ficara; Juan Williams
ISBN: 0813123992 9780813123998
OCLC Number: 62281408
Description: xvii, 126 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 30 cm
Contents: Essay by Julian Williams --
Photographer's note --
Photographs --
Captions --
Acknowledgments.
Responsibility: photographs by John Francis Ficara ; essay by Juan Williams.
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Documents the struggle of black farmers in America, at the end of the twentieth century, to preserve their heritage. In these images of financial hardship, survival, and the people's bond to the  Read more...

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