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Harlem today

A. Peter Bailey

Harlem today

a cultural and visitors guide

by A. Peter Bailey

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Published by Gumbs and Thomas Publishers, Inc. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Harlem (New York) -- Guide-book.,
  • New York -- Guide-book.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementco-written by Edith J. Slade ; contributing text by Bob Gumbs, Carol M. Hill, Marie Nazon and Doris Koya Prestor..
    ContributionsSlade, Edith J., Gumbs, Bob., Hill, Carol M., Nazon, Marie., Prestor, Doris Koya.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20190014M

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