Black labor and the American legal system
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Black labor and the American legal system by Hill, Herbert

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Published by Bureau of National Affairs in Washington .
Written in English

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Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Discrimination in employment -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History.,
  • African Americans -- Employment -- Law and legislation -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

StatementHerbert Hill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF3464 .H54
The Physical Object
Paginationv. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5207930M
ISBN 100871792222
LC Control Number75034475

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