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Marching on Washington

the forging of an American political tradition

by Lucy G. Barber

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

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  • United States,
  • Mall, The (Washington, D.C.),
  • Washington (D.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Demonstrations -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Social movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Political participation -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Political culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1900.,
    • Mall, The (Washington, D.C.) -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Washington (D.C.) -- Politics and government -- 1878-1967.,
    • Washington (D.C.) -- Politics and government -- 1967-1995.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementLucy G. Barber.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE743 .B338 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 323 p. :
      Number of Pages323
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3555488M
      ISBN 100520227131
      LC Control Number2002011193

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