Los Angeles-- struggles toward multiethnic community Asian American, African American & Latino perspectives

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Published by University of Washington Press in Seattle .

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  • Los Angeles (Calif.)

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  • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Ethnic relations

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Statementedited by Edward T. Chang & Russell C. Leong.
ContributionsChang, Edward T., Leong, Russell.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF869.L89 A254 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 179 p. :
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1107491M
ISBN 100295973757
LC Control Number94032758

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