Black Leaders of the Twentieth Century
University of Illinois Press, Apr 1, 1982 - Political Science - 372 pages
A total of 15 black Americans including W. E. B. Du Bois, Marcus Garvey, & Whitney Young, Jr., are highlighted. A companion volume is: Black Leaders of the Nineteenth Century.
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