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An easy burden : the civil rights movement and the transformation of America

Author: Andrew Young
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The civil rights movement and the generations of men and women who lived and died to redeem the soul of America changed this country and the world forever. An Easy Burden is a masterful first-person account of the brave and the foolhardy, the weak and the strong, the blind and the visionary, who fought on both sides of that struggle.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Young, Andrew, 1932-
Easy burden.
New York : HarperCollins Publishers, ©1996
(OCoLC)605516517
Online version:
Young, Andrew, 1932-
Easy burden.
New York : HarperCollins Publishers, ©1996
(OCoLC)609911723
Named Person: Andrew Young; Andrew Young; Andrew Young
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Young
ISBN: 0060173629 9780060173623 0060928905 9780060928902
OCLC Number: 34782719
Notes: Includes index.
Description: x, 550 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Part 1. 1932-1961 --
Don't get mad, get smart --
Among the talented tenth --
Somebody's calling my name --
Jean --
Serving Bethany --
The establishment at prayer --
Look away Dixie --
Part 2. 1961-1968 --
The singing movement --
The Lord is with this movement --
Redeeming the soul of America --
Walking through the valley --
International acclaim, domestic harassment --
Give us the ballot --
Going to Chicago --
War and poverty --
Let us slay the dreamer --
Part 3. 1968-1972 --
City of hope --
What shall become of his dream.
Responsibility: Andrew Young.

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The civil rights movement and the generations of men and women who lived and died to redeem the soul of America changed this country and the world forever. An Easy Burden is a masterful first-person account of the brave and the foolhardy, the weak and the strong, the blind and the visionary, who fought on both sides of that struggle.

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