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The prejudice against the railways

Harrison, Fairfax

The prejudice against the railways

an address before the Chamber of Commerce, Lynchburg, Virginia, April 30, 1914.

by Harrison, Fairfax

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Published in [Washington? .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Railroads -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover-title.

      StatementBy Fairfax Harrison.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE2757 .H2
      The Physical Object
      Pagination7 p.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6569066M
      LC Control Number14014776
      OCLC/WorldCa8348285

        The unjust prejudice against Conrad. The idea that the author of Heart of Darkness was a racist is as simplistic as he was subtle. Jonathan Jones. The very core of the book.   2hrs Indian Railways committed to integrate says new book ; But the stigma and the prejudice against the community still remains and it will take a lot more time for our society to accept.

      W. Allport, who in published The Nature of Prejudice, undoubtedly one of the most important books of the 20th century. In the more than 50 years since the publication of this classic work, hundreds of articles, books, films, and documentaries on the subject of prejudice and racism have appeared. Prejudice Against Color. Page 1 of 2. More Books. It was a relief to my mind to see preparations for leaving the city. We went to Albany in the steamboat Knickerbocker. When the gong sounded for tea, Mrs. Bruce said, "Linda, it is late, and you and baby had better come to the table with me." I replied, "I know it is time baby had her supper.

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