Freedom S Daughters

Author: Lynne Olson
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684850125
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Profiles the fearless, resourceful female leaders of the civil rights movement, including Ida Wells, who led the protest against lynching, and Jo Ann Robinson, who helped launch the Montgomery bus boycott.

Freedom S Daughters

Author: Lynne Olson
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN:
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Profiles the fearless, resourceful female leaders of the civil rights movement, including Ida Wells, who led the protest against lynching, and Jo Ann Robinson, who helped launch the Montgomery bus boycott.

Freedom S Daughters

Author: Lynne Olson
Publisher: Scribner
ISBN: 9780684850139
Size: 34.82 MB
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From the Montgomery bus boycott to the lunch counter sit-ins to the Freedom Rides, Lynne Olson skillfully tells the long-overlooked story of the extraordinary women who were among the most fearless, resourceful, and tenacious leaders of the ...

Deep In Our Hearts

Author: Joan C. Browning
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 9780820324197
Size: 50.78 MB
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The book delves into the hearts of the women to ask searching questions. Why did they, of all the white women growing up in their hometowns, cross the color line in the days of segregation and join the Southern Freedom Movement?

Freedom Bound

Author: Robert Weisbrot
Publisher: W W Norton & Company Incorporated
ISBN: 9780393332438
Size: 67.91 MB
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The movement for black equality set in historical perspective.

Women And The Civil Rights Movement 1954 1965

Author: Davis W. Houck
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 1604737603
Size: 38.66 MB
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Each speech is preceded by an introduction of the speaker and occasion that highlights key biographical and background details. The collection also provides a general introduction that places these public addresses in context.

Hands On The Freedom Plow

Author: Faith S. Holsaert
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 0252035577
Size: 61.56 MB
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Fifty-two women - northern and southern, young and old, urban and rural, black, white, and Latina - share their courageous personal stories of working for the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) on the front lines of the Civil ...

Sisters In The Struggle

Author: Bettye Collier-Thomas
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814716024
Size: 11.65 MB
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Tells the stories and documents the contributions of African American women involved in the struggle for racial and gender equality through the civil rights and black power movements in the United States.

Those Angry Days

Author: Lynne Olson
Publisher: Random House Incorporated
ISBN: 1400069742
Size: 55.97 MB
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Traces the crisis period leading up to America's entry in World War II, describing the nation's polarized interventionist and isolation factions as represented by the government, in the press and on the streets, in an account that explores ...

For Your Freedom And Ours

Author: Lynne Olson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 140709663X
Size: 13.25 MB
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This is an utterly fascinating story, heroic, inspiring and finally tragic, strikingly well-told.