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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English



  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)


  • African American women -- Fiction.,
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction.

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Edition Notes

StatementGrace Edwards-Yearwood.
LC ClassificationsPS3555.D99 I5 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination279 p. ;
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2385067M
ISBN 100070190372
LC Control Number87013960

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