Flavor and soul Italian America at its African American edge by John Gennari

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Subjects:

  • Relations with Italian Americans,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Ethnic identity,
  • Italian Americans,
  • Popular culture,
  • African Americans,
  • Ethnic relations

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementJohn Gennari
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE184.I8 G43 2017
The Physical Object
Pagination295 pages
Number of Pages295
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27232229M
ISBN 10022642832X
ISBN 109780226428321
LC Control Number2016029051
OCLC/WorldCa952277066

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