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Marcus Garvey

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Published by Raintree in Chicago .
Written in English


  • Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Garvey, Marcus, 1887-1940.,
  • Universal Negro Improvement Association -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Universal Negro Improvement Association.,
  • African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Civil rights workers.,
  • African Americans -- Biography.

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About the Edition

Profiles Marcus Garvey, a self-educated black man who worked to end world-wide discrimination against Africans, to help black Africans regain control of their countries, and to promote black pride, unity, and power.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 63) and index.

StatementSandra Donovan.
GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
SeriesAfrican American biographies, African American biographies (Chicago, Ill.)
LC ClassificationsE185.97.G3 D66 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3577254M
ISBN 100739868705
LC Control Number2002153359

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