Students against racism collected poems from the 1993 National Milton Acorn Festival anti-racism poetry competition.

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Published by Alternative Press in Winsloe, P.E.I .

Written in English

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  • Racism -- Poetry,
  • School verse, Canadian (English) -- Prince Edward Island

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ContributionsLaPointe, Val.
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Pagination100 p. :
Number of Pages100
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Open LibraryOL23795897M
ISBN 100969342411

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