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In our terribleness (some elements and meaning in Black style) by Imamu Amiri Baraka

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Published by Bobbs-Merrill in Indianapolis .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] Imamu Amiri Baraka (LeRoi Jones) and Fundi (Billy Abernathy)
ContributionsAbernathy, Billy, joint author.
LC ClassificationsPS3552.A583 I5
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4910182M
LC Control Number76081290

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