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Published by University Press of Mississippi in Jackson .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Greenwood (Miss.),
  • United States,
  • Mississippi,
  • Greenwood

Subjects:

  • Shakoor, Jordana Y., 1956- -- Childhood and youth.,
  • Jordan, Andrew L., d. 1991.,
  • Jordan family.,
  • African Americans -- Biography.,
  • Fathers -- United States -- Biography.,
  • Daughters -- United States -- Biography.,
  • African Americans -- Civil rights -- Mississippi -- Greenwood -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Civil rights movements -- Mississippi -- Greenwood -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Greenwood (Miss.) -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJordana Y. Shakoor.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE185.96 .S42 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 216 p. :
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL31866M
ISBN 10157806192X
LC Control Number99012826

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