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Equal opportunity in the United States

Civil Rights Symposium Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs 1972.

Equal opportunity in the United States

a symposium on civil rights.

by Civil Rights Symposium Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs 1972.

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Published by Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs in [Austin] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Civil rights -- United States -- Congresses.,
    • United States -- Race relations -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited by Robert C. Rooney.
      ContributionsRooney, Robert C., ed., Lyndon Baines Johnson Library., University of Texas at Austin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.A1 C48 1972
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 175 p.
      Number of Pages175
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5025984M
      LC Control Number73620057


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