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True South.

Author: Jon Else
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents the inside story of the making of one of the most important and influential TV shows in history and of its legacy as the film that reframed the entire history of the Civil Rights movement permanently.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Else, Jon, 1944-
True south.
New York : Viking, 2017
Print version:
Else, Jon.
True South.
Penguin Publishing Group, 2017
(DLC) 2016044049
(OCoLC)966314870
Named Person: Henry Hampton; Henry Hampton
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jon Else
ISBN: 1101980958 9781101980958
OCLC Number: 968413324
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cave painting: 1940-67 --
Racism is like a loaded gun: 1968-78 --
America, we loved you madly: 1978-82 --
Last visionary standing: 1983-85 --
The revolution will be televised: 1985 --
Mother ship --
Not the other man's county: fall 1985 --
On the road: 1985-86 --
Mississippi goddamn: 1963, 1964, 1985 --
Crossroads: 1964 --
Emmett Till's hometown: winter 1985 --
Hunter-gatherers: winter 1985-86 --
True south? --
Messy history: 1986 --
The Selma show: 1986 --
It's our flag too: 1986 --
A great story --
A great healing machine: 1987 --
Will the circle be unbroken: 1998 --
Freedom is a constant struggle: 1998-2016 --
Epilogue.

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"It's hard to imagine a better person than Mr. Else to tell this story. . . . His book does several things at once. On one level, it's a biography of Mr. Hampton . . . On another, it's a lucid recap Read more...

 
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