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The autobiography of Medgar Evers : a hero's life and legacy revealed through his writings, letters, and speeches

Author: Medgar Wiley Evers; Myrlie Evers-Williams; Manning Marable
Publisher: New York, NY : Basic Civitas, 2005.
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The story of one the greatest leaders of the Civil Rights movement brings his achievement to life for a new generation. His personal documents, writings, and speeches provide a cohesive narrative  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Medgar Wiley Evers; Medgar Wiley Evers
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Medgar Wiley Evers; Myrlie Evers-Williams; Manning Marable
ISBN: 0465021778 9780465021772
OCLC Number: 254648515
Description: XXIV, 352 S : ill ; 24cm.
Responsibility: edited by Myrlie Evers-Williams and Manning Marable.
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