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Adversity is temporary

Norman Henry

Adversity is temporary

an autobiography

by Norman Henry

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by N. Henry in Brooklyn, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Henry, Norman,
  • East Indians -- Guyana -- Biography,
  • East Indians -- Guyana -- Social conditions,
  • Immigrants -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography,
  • Businessmen -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography,
  • East Indian Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography,
  • Guyana -- Biography,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Norman Henry.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT719.6.H46 A3 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvii, 192 p., [16] plates :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23185957M
    ISBN 109780976622932, 9780976622949
    LC Control Number2008903277

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