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Maynard Jackson

R. Holmes

Maynard Jackson

a biography

by R. Holmes

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Barnhardt & Ashe Pub. in Miami .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jackson, Maynard, -- 1938-2003,
  • Mayors -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Biography,
  • African American mayors -- Georgia -- Biography,
  • Lawyers -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Biography,
  • African American lawyers -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Biography,
  • African Americans -- Georgia -- Atlanta -- Biography,
  • Atlanta (Ga.) -- Politics and government -- 20th century,
  • Atlanta (Ga.) -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Robert A. Holmes.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF294.A853 J334 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23614775M
    ISBN 109780980174403
    LC Control Number2009027574
    OCLC/WorldCa424454906

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