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Tearing down the color bar : a documentary history and analysis of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters

Author: Joseph F Wilson
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©1989.
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Traces the history of the most influential Black American union, discusses its link with the Civil Rights movement, and looks at the reasons for its success.
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Genre/Form: History
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph F Wilson
ISBN: 0231064780 9780231064781
OCLC Number: 18714974
Description: x, 396 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: [edited by] Joseph F. Wilson.

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