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The Oxford companion to Black British history

The Oxford companion to Black British history

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blacks -- Great Britain -- History -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Blacks -- Great Britain -- Civilization -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Ethnicity -- Great Britain -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Great Britain -- Race relations -- History -- Encyclopedias.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [551]-557) and index.

    Other titlesBlack British history
    Statementedited by David Dabydeen, John Gilmore and Cecily Jones.
    GenreEncyclopedias.
    ContributionsDabydeen, David., Gilmore, John, 1956-, Jones, Cecily.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA125.N4 O94 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 562 p. ;
    Number of Pages562
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22844162M
    ISBN 109780199238941
    LC Control Number2008279128

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