Elizabeth and Hazel : two women of Little Rock (Book, 2012) [WorldCat.org]
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Elizabeth and Hazel : two women of Little Rock

Author: David Margolick
Publisher: New Haven, Conn. ; London : Yale University Press, [2012]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The names Elizabeth Eckford and Hazel Bryan Massery may not be well known, but the image of them from September 1957 surely is: a black high school girl, dressed in white, walking stoically in front of Little Rock Central High School, and a white girl standing directly behind her, face twisted in hate, screaming racial epithets. This famous photograph captures the full anguish of desegregation - in Little Rock and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Elizabeth Eckford; Hazel Bryan Massery; Elizabeth Eckford; Hazel Bryan Massery
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Margolick
ISBN: 9780300141931 0300141939 9780300187922 0300187920
OCLC Number: 794136241
Notes: Originally published: 2011.
Description: 310 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 21 cm
Responsibility: David Margolick.

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The names Elizabeth Eckford and Hazel Bryan Massery may not be well known, but the image of them from September 1957 surely is. This famous photograph captures the full anguish of desegregation, and  Read more...

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"[Margolick] tells a story that is almost novelistic in its complexity. . . . Someday Elizabeth and Hazel will be a textbook. Long before, on the civil rights bookshelf, it will be considered a Read more...

 
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