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Becoming African Americans

Black Public Life in Harlem, 1919–1939

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HARDCOVER

$54.50 • £43.95 • €49.00

ISBN 9780674032620

Publication Date: 03/31/2009

Short

304 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

17 halftones

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Clare Corbould is Associate Professor of North American History at Deakin University, Melbourne.

Awards & Accolades

  • 2010 Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for a First Book of History, Government of Victoria, Australia
  • Shortlist, 2009 New South Wales Premier’s History Awards, General History Prize
  • A Choice Outstanding Academic Title of 2009
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