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Bloody Lowndes : civil rights and Black power in Alabama's Black Belt

Author: Hasan Kwame Jeffries
Publisher: New York : New York University Press ; Chesham : Combined Academic [distributor], 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on sources ranging from government documents to personal interviews with Lowndes County residents, Hasan Kwame Jeffries tells the remarkable story of the Lowndes County freedom struggle and its contribution to the larger civil rights movement.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hasan Kwame Jeffries
ISBN: 9780814743317 0814743056 9780814743058 0814743315
OCLC Number: 645702280
Notes: Originally published: 2009.
Description: xx, 348 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: List of Maps and Illustrations List of Abbreviations Acknowledgments Introduction 1 Conditions Unfavorable to the Rise of the Negro: The Pursuit of Freedom Rights before the Civil Rights Era 2 I Didn't Come Here to Knock: The Making of a Grassroots Social Movement 3 We Ain't Going to Shed a Tear for Jon: School Desegregation, White Resistance, and the African American Response 4 I'm Going to Try to Take Some of the Freedom Here Back Home: The Federal Government and the Fight for Freedom Rights 5 We Gonna Show Alabama Just How Bad We Are: The Birth of the Original Black Panther Party and the Development of Freedom Politics 6 Tax the Rich to Feed the Poor: Black Power and the Election of 1966 7 Now Is the Time for Work to Begin: Black Politics in the Post-Civil Rights Era Epilogue: That Black Dirt Gets in Your Soul: The Fight for Freedom Rights in the Days Ahead Notes Bibliography Index About the Author
Other Titles: Civil rights and Black power in Alabama's Black Belt
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