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Color of love : a mother's choice in the Jim Crow South

Author: Gene Cheek
Publisher: [Rego Park, N.Y.] : Gildan Digital, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Nine years after Brown v. Board of Education in 1954, and only a year before the Civil Rights Act of 1964, a judge in the Forsyth County Courthouse of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, wrenched twelve-year-old Gene Cheek from the security of his mother's devotion. Here is a true story of love in a time afflicted by hatred, ignorance, and racism. At its core, this is a frank account of a love affair between a white  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biography
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Named Person: Gene Cheek; Sallie Adillian Anderson; Sallie Adillian Anderson; Gene Cheek
Material Type: Biography, Document, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Gene Cheek
OCLC Number: 148082165
Notes: Downloadable audio file; available in WMA or MP3 format.
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Duration: 8:28:33.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 121806 KB; 238640 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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Nine years after Brown v. Board of Education in 1954, and only a year before the Civil Rights Act of 1964, a judge in the Forsyth County Courthouse of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, wrenched twelve-year-old Gene Cheek from the security of his mother's devotion. Here is a true story of love in a time afflicted by hatred, ignorance, and racism. At its core, this is a frank account of a love affair between a white woman and a black man that took mother from son and split a family forever.

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