Music from the middle passage
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Music from the middle passage poems by George Buggs

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Published by Cornerstone Press in St. Louis .
Written in English

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Statementby George Buggs.
LC ClassificationsPS3552.U39 M8
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p. :
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5063177M
LC Control Number74028576

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