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A life is more than a moment : the desegregation of Little Rock's Central High

Author: I Wilmer Counts; Will D Campbell; Ernest Dumas; Robert S McCord
Publisher: Bloomington, IN : Indiana University Press, ©1999.
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Chronicles the turbulent events surrounding the desegregation of Little Rock's Central High School in 1957.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Counts, I. Wilmer (Ira Wilmer), 1931-
Life is more than a moment.
Bloomington, IN : Indiana University Press, ©1999
(OCoLC)607386856
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: I Wilmer Counts; Will D Campbell; Ernest Dumas; Robert S McCord
ISBN: 0253336376 9780253336378
OCLC Number: 42305068
Description: xviii, 76 pages : illustrations ; 23 x 26 cm
Contents: Introduction / Will Campbell --
A Perspective of Central High / Ernest Dumas --
An Unexpected Crisis / Robert S. McCord --
Covering the Crisis --
Back to Central High --
The Congressional Gold Medal.
Other Titles: Desegration of Little Rock's Central High
Responsibility: text and photographs by Will Counts ; with essays by Will Campbell, Ernest Dumas, and Robert S. McCord.

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