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Race, class and political activism

David G. Pearson

Race, class and political activism

a study of West Indians in Britain

by David G. Pearson

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Published by Gower in Farnborough, Hants .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Midlands (England),
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.,
  • England,
  • Midlands
    • Subjects:
    • West Indians -- Great Britain.,
    • West Indians -- England -- Midlands -- Politics and government.,
    • West Indians -- England -- Midlands -- Social conditions.,
    • Midlands (England) -- Race relations.,
    • Great Britain -- Race relations.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDavid Pearson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA125.W4 P43 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 207 p. ;
      Number of Pages207
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3831009M
      ISBN 100566003538
      LC Control Number81143728

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