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The skin between us

a memoir of race, beauty, and belonging

by Kym Ragusa

  • 101 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.),
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York,
  • New York.
    • Subjects:
    • Ragusa, Kym -- Childhood and youth.,
    • Racially mixed people -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.,
    • Grandmothers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.,
    • Feminine beauty (Aesthetics) -- Social aspects -- New York (State) -- New York.,
    • African Americans -- New York (State) -- New York.,
    • Italian Americans -- New York (State) -- New York.,
    • Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Race relations.,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Race relations.,
    • Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Biography.,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKym Ragusa.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF128.9.A1 R345 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3417373M
      ISBN 100393058905
      ISBN 109780393058901
      LC Control Number2005033673
      OCLC/WorldCa62493101


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