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Racism and the law

the legacy and lessons of Plessy

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Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers in Dordrecht, Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Louisiana,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Plessy, Homer Adolph -- Trials, litigation, etc,
    • Segregation in transportation -- Law and legislation -- Louisiana -- History,
    • Race discrimination -- Law and legislation -- United States -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesLegacy and lessons of Plessy
      Statementedited by Gerald J. Postema.
      ContributionsPostema, Gerald J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF223.P56 R33 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination110 p. ;
      Number of Pages110
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL311182M
      ISBN 100792346653
      LC Control Number97221280

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