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Civil rights U.S.A. public schools : cities in the North and West, 1963, Oakland by Ira Michael Heyman

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Published by The Commission in [Washington .
Written in English



  • California,
  • Oakland.


  • Public schools -- California -- Oakland.,
  • Segregation in education -- California -- Oakland.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesOakland.
Statementby Ira Michael Heyman.
ContributionsUnited States Commission on Civil Rights.
LC ClassificationsLA245.O14 H4
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 74 p. :
Number of Pages74
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5931943M
LC Control Number64061395

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