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The Resource The civil rights movement, Peter B. Levy

The civil rights movement, Peter B. Levy

Label
The civil rights movement
Title
The civil rights movement
Statement of responsibility
Peter B. Levy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Six essays capture the drama and conflict of the struggle, covering, among other topics, the origins of the movement, the fight for legal equality, the role of women, and the lasting effects of the protests of the 1950s and 1960s. Ready-reference features include biographical profiles of 20 activists, from Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X to Ella Jo Baker and Bayard Rustin, a chronology, bibliography, and photographs. This work also contains 15 primary documents, including presidential addresses and speeches by Martin Luther King, Jr., Stokely Carmichael, Malcolm X, and George Wallace
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levy, Peter B
Dewey number
323/.0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.L519 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Greenwood Press guides to historic events of the twentieth century,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civil rights movements
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights workers
  • United States
Label
The civil rights movement, Peter B. Levy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [205]-214) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The modern civil rights movement: an overview -- Freedom's coming and it won't be long: the origins of the Civil Rights Movement -- Mississippi: "is this America?" a case study of the movement -- With all deliberate speed: the fight for legal equality -- Sisterhood is powerful: women and the civil rights movement -- A second redemption?
Control code
37187413
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 226 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780313298547
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97022553
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
The civil rights movement, Peter B. Levy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [205]-214) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The modern civil rights movement: an overview -- Freedom's coming and it won't be long: the origins of the Civil Rights Movement -- Mississippi: "is this America?" a case study of the movement -- With all deliberate speed: the fight for legal equality -- Sisterhood is powerful: women and the civil rights movement -- A second redemption?
Control code
37187413
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 226 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780313298547
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97022553
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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