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A History of Blacks in Kentucky From Slavery to Segregation, 1760-1891 by Marion Brunson Lucas

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Published by Kentucky Historical Society .
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Subjects:

  • American history: c 1500 to c 1800,
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Black studies,
  • History of specific racial & ethnic groups,
  • Racism & racial discrimination,
  • Slavery & emancipation,
  • c 1600 to c 1700,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • United States - General,
  • Slavery,
  • Social Science,
  • History - General History,
  • Sociology,
  • Kentucky,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - Histor,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages456
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8339007M
ISBN 100916968324
ISBN 109780916968328

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