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Martin R. Delany

Activist (6-May-1812 — 24-Jan-1885)


Tunde Adeleke. Without Regard to Race: The Other Martin Robison Delany. University Press of Mississippi. 2004. 274pp.

Curtis W. Ellison; E. W. Metcalf. William Wells Brown and Martin R. Delany: A Reference Guide. G. K. Hall. 1978. 276pp.

Cyril E. Griffith. The African Dream: Martin R. Delany and the Emergence of Pan-African Thought. Pennsylvania State University Press. 1975. 153pp.

Robert S. Levine. Martin Delany, Frederick Douglass, and the Politics of Representative Identity. UNC Press. 1997. 314pp.

Frank A. Rollin. Life and Public Services of Martin R. Delany. Boston: Lee & Shepard. 1883. 367pp.

Dorothy Sterling. The Making of an Afro-American: Martin Robison Delany, 1812-1885. Da Capo Press. 1996. 368pp.

Victor Ullman. Martin R. Delany: The Beginnings of Black Nationalism. Boston: Beacon Press. 1971. 534pp.


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  7. Webster's American Biographies (p.267)

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