2 edition of Equal opportunity in the United States found in the catalog.
Equal opportunity in the United States
Civil Rights Symposium Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs 1972.
|Statement||Edited by Robert C. Rooney.|
|Contributions||Rooney, Robert C., ed., Lyndon Baines Johnson Library., University of Texas at Austin.|
|LC Classifications||E184.A1 C48 1972|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 175 p.|
|Number of Pages||175|
|LC Control Number||73620057|
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