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Black Chicago

The Making of a Negro Ghetto, 1890-1920

by Allan H. Spear

  • 274 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • Black studies,
  • 20th century,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • African Americans,
  • Chicago,
  • History,
  • Illinois,
  • Inner cities

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9389483M
    ISBN 100226768570
    ISBN 109780226768571

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