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Evers, Medgar Wiley 1925-1963

Overview
Works: 130 works in 194 publications in 1 language and 13,739 library holdings
Genres: Music  History  Interviews  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: M1977.C47, 781.592
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Southern justice the murder of Medgar Evers( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The assassination of Medgar Evers is placed within the context of race relations in Mississippi at mid-century by means of archival photography, interviews with Myrlie Evers and convicted murderer Byron de la Beckwith, and reenactments of murder trial scenes
A hero's life and legacy revealed through his writings, letters and speeches by Medgar Wiley Evers( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'The Autobiography of Medgar Evers' tells the story of one of the greatest leaders of the Civil Rights movement, bringing his achievement to life for a new generation. The legal battles surrounding his death have too often overshadowed the example and inspiration of his life. Originally published: 2005
Free at last : civil rifghts heroes( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why I live in Mississippi by Medgar Wiley Evers( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Lena Horne: in her own voice( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Documentary on the life and career of Lena Horne (1917-2010), performer, actress, and civil rights activist. Includes archival footage and excerpts from interviews with Horne, her daughter, and several of her friends and associates
Sing for freedom the story of the civil rights movement through its songs by Candie Carawan( Recording )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Our world, speaking out in the summer of 1963( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Four major themes are racial turmoil at the University of Alabama and on the streets of Birmingham, white rock and roll's emphasis on the surfing subulture, Kennedy's European summit and Berlin speech, and the civil rights march on Washington ; with the voices of Bayard Rustin, Vivian Malone, Henry Graham, Medgar Evers, Dean Torrence, William Gutsch, Julian Hildebrandt, William Sloan Coffin, Martin Luther King, Peter Yarrow, Robert Kennedy, Ted Sorensen, Lesley Gore, Ann Cole, Ethel Merman, Robert Lochner, Joachim Prinz, George Wallace, Nicholas Katzenbach, Myrlie Evers, Ellie Greenwich, Dick Dale, John F. Kennedy, John Lewis, and Harry Belafonte
 
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A hero's life and legacy revealed through his writings, letters and speeches
Alternative Names
Evers, Medgar W.

Medgar Evers afroamerikanischer Brgerrechtler

Medgar Evers Amerikaans politicus

Medgar Evers amerikansk borgerrettighedsaktivist

Medgar Evers amerikansk politikar

Medgar Evers amerikansk politiker

Medgar Evers attivista e politico statunitense

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Эверс, Медгар

מדגר אוורס

Languages
English (80)

Covers
For us, the livingGhosts of MississippiGhosts of Mississippi : the murder of Medgar Evers, the trials of Byron de la Beckwith, and the haunting of the new SouthOf long memory : Mississippi and the murder of Medgar EversMedgar Evers : Mississippi martyrThe ghosts of Medgar Evers : a tale of race, murder, Mississippi, and HollywoodJackson, Mississippi : an American chronicle of struggle and schism