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Black British literacy

Inner London Education Authority. Research and Statistics Division.

Black British literacy

a study of reading attainment ofLondon black children from 8 to 15 years

by Inner London Education Authority. Research and Statistics Division.

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Published by The Authority) in (London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Christine Mabey.
SeriesRS -- 776/81
ContributionsMabey, Christine.
The Physical Object
Pagination30 p. ;
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19670481M

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Collectively, it comprises finding, evaluating and utilizing information in the most effective and efficient way. Also of interest. Especially in cities and sizable towns, many free blacks and literate slaves had greater opportunities to teach others, and both white and black activists operated illegal schools in cities such as Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Charleston, Richmond, and Atlanta. Our stories are visually rich and conceptually meaningful.

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