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My journey with Maya

Tavis Smiley

My journey with Maya

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Authors,
  • Friends and associates,
  • Biography,
  • African American women authors

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTavis Smiley with David Ritz
    ContributionsRitz, David, author
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 214 pages
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27177121M
    ISBN 100316341754
    ISBN 109780316341752
    LC Control Number2015933793
    OCLC/WorldCa905623089

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Format Book Edition Bantam ed. Published New York: Bantam,c Description xiii, p. ; 18 cm. Notes Reprint. First ed. published: New York: Random House, c