The Northside African Americans and the creation of Atlantic City by Nelson Johnson

Cover of: The Northside | Nelson Johnson

Published by Plexus Pub. in Medford, N.J .

Written in English

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  • Race relations,
  • African Americans,
  • Seaside resorts,
  • History

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementNelson Johnson
LC ClassificationsF144.A8 J66 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25041838M
ISBN 109780937548738
LC Control Number2010038235

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