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Architects of the American Century

Architects of the American Century

Individuals & Institutions in Twentieth-Century U.S. Foreign Policymaking (Imprint Studies in International Realtions Volume 4)

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Published by Imprint Pubns .
Written in English

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  • History: American

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    ContributionsDavid F. Schmitz (Editor), T. Christopher Jespersen (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8676360M
    ISBN 101879176351
    ISBN 109781879176355

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Discover the rich heritage of Black American architects who achieved important accomplishments in the U.S. even while facing enormous obstacles. and six other black men formed a study and support group as they struggled through the racial prejudice of early 20th century America.

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Schmitz,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. The American Architect began publication in as The American Architect and Building News.

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