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"Bond, Julian (1940- )." Bond, Julian (1940- ). Stanford University, n.d.
          Web. 06 May 2016. <
"Julian Bond." Contemporary Black Biography. Vol. 106. Detroit: Gale,
            2013. Biography in Context. Web. 6 May 2016.
Uschan, Michael V. Life on the Front Lines: The Fight for Civil Rights.
              Farmington Hills, MI: Lucent, 2004. Print.

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