Adam Clayton Powell Junior the Political Biography of an American Dilemma by Tisha Hamilton

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A look at the rise and fall of the flamboyant congressman from Harlem discusses Powell's years as a minister, his Congressional term, his struggles for civil rights, and the series of legal and financial fiascoes that brought him down. Reprint. LJ. NYT.

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Dona Cooper Hamilton is associate professor of social work at Herbert H. Lehman College, City University of New York.Charles V. Hamilton is Wallace Sayre Professor of Government at Columbia University.
Published November 12, 1992 by Scribner Paper Fiction. 576 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Political & Social Sciences. Non-fiction

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