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Claiming Kin

Confronting the History of an African American Family

by Afi-Odelia E. Scruggs

  • 399 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Griffin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • People of Color,
  • Regional Subjects - South,
  • Family & Relationships / Family Relationships,
  • Cultural Heritage,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10388574M
    ISBN 100312302525
    ISBN 109780312302528
    OCLC/WorldCa48222804

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