3 edition of African Americans in business found in the catalog.
African Americans in business
by Association for the Study of Afro-American Life and History, Inc. in Washington, D.C
Written in English
|Statement||Larry L. Martin, editor-in-chief ... [et al.].|
|Contributions||Martin, Larry L., 1941-, Association for the Study of Afro-American Life and History.|
|LC Classifications||HD2344.5.U6 A37 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 v. :|
|LC Control Number||99209689|
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