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The soiling of Old Glory : the story of a photograph that shocked America

Author: Louis P Masur
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury Press : Distributed to the trade by Holtzbrinck Publishers, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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April 5, 1976. As Boston simmered with tension over forced school busing, one photo made headlines. Examine the power of photography and the iconic value of the flag, as it opens a dramatic window onto the turbulent issue of race in America.
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Case studies
Interviews
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Masur, Louis P.
Soiling of Old Glory.
New York : Bloomsbury Press : Distributed to the trade by Holtzbrinck Publishers, 2008
(OCoLC)608514763
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Louis P Masur
ISBN: 9781596913646 1596913649
OCLC Number: 163593421
Description: xiv, 224 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: The incident --
Boston and busing --
The photograph --
Old Glory --
The impact --
Reverberations.
Responsibility: Louis P. Masur.
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April 5, 1976. As Boston simmered with tension over forced school busing, one photo made headlines. Examine the power of photography and the iconic value of the flag, as it opens a dramatic window onto the turbulent issue of race in America.

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