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Instilling the thirst for knowledge

Shirley R. Berry

Instilling the thirst for knowledge

how to increase the academic performance of Afrikan American males

by Shirley R. Berry

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Published by Blackberry Creations in Milwaukee, Wis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American boys -- Education.,
  • African American children -- Education.,
  • African American youth -- Education.,
  • African Americans -- Education.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 152-160).

    Statementby Shirley R. Berry (Aku Nzinga Ekua).
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC2717 .B47 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL848686M
    ISBN 100962772453
    LC Control Number95128168
    OCLC/WorldCa31470318

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