Lights of the Spirit: Historical Portraits of Black Bahá'ís in North America, 1898-2004

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Gwendolyn Etter-Lewis, Richard Thomas, Richard Walter Thomas
Baha'i Publishing Trust, 2006 - 338 pages
This groundbreaking work uncovers the role played by black people in the emergence of the Bah'i faith in North America. Drawing on a wide range of sources including personal essays, letters, and journals, it offers a fascinating glimpse into the lives of some extraordinary individuals.
 

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Contents

AfricanAmericans and
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AfricanAmerican Women and
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AfricanAmerican Women
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AfricanAmerican Baháís in the Global Expansion
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Introduction
167
An Historical Review
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Racial Amity
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by Zylpha Mapp Robinson
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18771939
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Bibliography
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Copyright

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