9 edition of Powerful Black women found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 389-411) and index.
|Statement||Jessie Carney Smith, editor ; foreword by Camille O. Cosby.|
|Contributions||Smith, Jessie Carney.|
|LC Classifications||E185.96 .P69 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxiii, 423 p. :|
|Number of Pages||423|
|LC Control Number||96011062|
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