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Published by Texas A&M University Press in College Station, Tex .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Houston (Tex.),
  • Texas,
  • Houston

Subjects:

  • African Americans -- Texas -- Houston -- History.,
  • Houston (Tex.) -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Howard Beeth and Cary D. Wintz.
SeriesThe Centennial series of the Association of Former Students, Texas A&M University ;, no. 41
ContributionsBeeth, Howard., Wintz, Cary D., 1943-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF394.H89 N418 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 294 p. :
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1558337M
ISBN 100890964947
LC Control Number91039257

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