by International Black Writers & Artists--Los Angeles in Los Angeles .
Written in English
|Statement||edited by C. Jerome Woods.|
|Contributions||Woods, C. Jerome.|
|LC Classifications||PS508.N3 R58 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 170 p. :|
|Number of Pages||170|
|LC Control Number||94077063|
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