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St. Louis street slang

Keith Westbrook

St. Louis street slang

by Keith Westbrook

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Published by K. Westbrook in St. Louis, Mo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American youth -- Missouri -- Saint Louis -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works.,
  • African Americans -- Missouri -- Saint Louis -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works.,
  • African American youth -- Missouri -- Saint Louis -- Language.,
  • Urban dialects -- Missouri -- Saint Louis.,
  • English language -- Slang.,
  • Saint Louis (Mo.) -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKeith Westbrook.
    GenrePictorial works.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF474.S29 N483 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 207 p. :
    Number of Pages207
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22849188M
    ISBN 109781424344987
    LC Control Number2007929576
    OCLC/WorldCa294052180

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