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Burning of African American churches in South Carolina and perceptions of race relations

Burning of African American churches in South Carolina and perceptions of race relations

transcript of a community forum held July 16, 1996, Columbia, South Carolina

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Published by U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, Southern Regional Office in Atlanta, GA (101 Marietta St., Atlanta 30303) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Carolina,
  • South Carolina.
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- Crimes against -- South Carolina.,
    • African American churches -- Fires and fire prevention -- South Carolina.,
    • Hate crimes -- South Carolina.,
    • Church buildings -- Fires and fire prevention -- South Carolina.,
    • Arson investigation -- South Carolina.,
    • South Carolina -- Race relations.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSouth Carolina Advisory Committee to the United States Commission on Civil Rights.
      ContributionsUnited States Commission on Civil Rights. South Carolina Advisory Committee.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE185.93.S7 B87 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination79 p. ;
      Number of Pages79
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL733057M
      LC Control Number97122901

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