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Dr. Maya Angelou

As Seen Through the Eyes of America (Honoring a Woman Full of Life)

by Avaneda D. Hobbs

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Published by CAP Publishing & Literary Co. LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Literary,
  • Angelou, Maya,
  • People of Color,
  • Women

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages194
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12114460M
    ISBN 101878898205
    ISBN 109781878898203


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