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Growing up white

Billy Joe Cox

Growing up white

encounters along the road to racial justice

by Billy Joe Cox

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Published by Harmony House Publishers in Prospect, Ky .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kentucky,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Cox, Billy Joe, 1926-,
    • United Methodist Church (U.S.) -- Clergy -- Biography.,
    • Methodist Church -- United States -- Clergy -- Biography.,
    • Kentucky -- Biography.,
    • Kentucky -- Race relations.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBilly Joe Cox.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT275.C857 A3 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination101 p., [7] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages101
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3697512M
      ISBN 101564691128
      LC Control Number2003108481
      OCLC/WorldCa62508727


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