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By Allyson Hobbs

numerous African americans have handed as white, abandoning households and buddies, roots and groups. It used to be, as Allyson Hobbs writes, a selected exile. This historical past of passing explores the chances, demanding situations, and losses that racial indeterminacy offered to women and men dwelling in a rustic passionate about racial distinctions.

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