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Published by United States Commission on Civil Rights in Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Indians of North America -- Civil rights

Book details:

Edition Notes

A digital reproduction made from a copy held by the Thurgood Marshall Law Library, University of Maryland, is available from the University of Maryland Web site.

Statement[by] Michael R. Smith.
SeriesUnited States Commission on Civil Rights. Clearinghouse publication no. 33, Clearinghouse publication ;, 33.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF4755 .A83 no. 33, KF8210.C5 .A83 no. 33
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p.
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5389996M
LC Control Number72601272

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