Freedom bound : a history of America's civil rights movement

Weisbrot, Robert

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  • Creator Robert Weisbrot
  • Format Books
  • Publication New York : Norton, [1990]
  • Physical Details
    • xv, 350 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • ISBNs 039302704X, 9780393027044, 9780393332438, 0393332438
  • OCLC ocm18984634

Summary

  • The movement for black equality set in historical perspective.

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 336-338 and index.

Contents

  • Origins of the movement -- The sit-ins -- Mass protest in the Kennedy years -- The great society -- The voting rights campaign -- The ghettos erupt -- Reformers at the crossroads -- The radical movement -- Law and order -- Epilogue: the shifting politics of race
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