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The schoolhouse door : segregation's last stand at the University of Alabama

Auteur: E Culpepper Clark
Uitgever: New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, 1993.
Editie/Formaat:   Print book : EngelsAlle edities en materiaalsoorten bekijken.
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On June 11, 1963, in a dramatic gesture that caught the nation's attention, Governor George Wallace physically blocked the entrance to Foster Auditorium on the University of Alabama's campus. His intent was to defy Attorney General Nicholas Katzenbach, sent on behalf of the Kennedy administration to force Alabama to accept court-ordered desegregation. After a tense confrontation, President Kennedy federalized the  Meer lezen...
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Genre/Vorm: History
Aanvullende fysieke materiaalsoort: Online version:
Clark, E. Culpepper.
Schoolhouse door.
New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, 1993
(OCoLC)607870402
Online version:
Clark, E. Culpepper.
Schoolhouse door.
New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, 1993
(OCoLC)623024582
Genoemd persoon: George C Wallace; John F Kennedy; George C Wallace; John F Kennedy; George C Wallace
Soort document: Boek
Alle auteurs / medewerkers: E Culpepper Clark
ISBN: 0195074173 9780195074178
OCLC-nummer: 25095349
Beschrijving: xxiv, 305 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Verantwoordelijkheid: E. Culpepper Clark.
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The author relates the story of how the University of Alabama experienced the end of segregation, and how events on that campus influenced the American civil rights movement.  Meer lezen...

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"This is a book about threats, intimidation, courage, perseverance, and the morality of an old and rotten way of life finally giving way. The story moves from the national politics of the Kennedy's Meer lezen...

 
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