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Black beauty a history and a celebration by Ben Arogundade

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Published by Thunder"s Mouth Press, Distributed by Publishers Group West in New York .
Written in English



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  • African Americans in popular culture,
  • African Americans -- Portraits,
  • African Americans -- Pictorial works,
  • Beauty, Personal -- United States -- History,
  • Human skin color -- Social aspects -- United States,
  • United States -- Social life and customs -- 20th century

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Edition Notes

StatementBen Arogundade .
GenrePortraits., Pictorial works.
LC ClassificationsE185.625 .A76 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination174 p. :
Number of Pages174
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6798596M
ISBN 101560252766
LC Control Number00104002

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