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Vernon can read!

a memoir

by Vernon E. Jordan

  • 96 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Public Affairs in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Atlanta (Ga.),
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Jordan, Vernon E. 1935-,
    • National Urban League -- Biography,
    • African Americans -- Biography,
    • African American political activists -- Biography,
    • African American lawyers -- Biography,
    • African American civil rights workers -- Biography,
    • African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century,
    • Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • Atlanta (Ga.) -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementVernon E. Jordan, Jr. ; with Annette Gordon-Reed.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsGordon-Reed, Annette.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE185.97 .J78 A3 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 344 p. :
      Number of Pages344
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3950058M
      ISBN 10189162069X
      LC Control Number2001041867

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