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Southern stalemate

Christopher Bonastia

Southern stalemate

five years without public education in Prince Edward County, Virginia

by Christopher Bonastia

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Published by The University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • School integration,
  • Public schools,
  • Educational equalization,
  • Race relations,
  • Civil rights movements

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-320) and index.

    StatementChristopher Bonastia
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC214.22.V8 B66 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 337 p. ;
    Number of Pages337
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25185764M
    ISBN 100226063895
    ISBN 109780226063898
    LC Control Number2011013062

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