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The martyrs: sixteen who gave their lives for racial justice.

Author: Jack Mendelsohn
Publisher: New York, Harper & Row [1966]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mendelsohn, Jack, 1918-
New York, Harper & Row [1966]
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Mendelsohn
OCLC Number: 1188319
Description: vii, 227 pages portraits 22 cm
Contents: A man who was somebody : the Rev. George W. Lee, May 7, 1955 --
We'll never turn back : Herbert Lee, September 25, 1961 ; Louis Allen, January 31, 1964 --
No longer a secret : Medgar Wiley Evers, June 12, 1963 --
Massacre of the innocents : Addie Mae Collins, 14 ; Denise McNair, 11 ; Carole Robertson, 14 ; Cynthia Wesley, 14, September 15, 1963 --
Brotherhood beneath an earthen dam : James Earl Chaney, Andrew Goodman, Michael Henry Schwerner, June 21, 1964 --
The youngest deacon at St. James : Jimmy Lee Jackson, February 26, 1965 --
A good man's death : The Rev. James J. Reeb, March 11 1965 --
Only a housewife : Mrs. Viola Gregg Liuzzo, March 25, 1965 --
Minding his own business : Jonathan Myrick Daniels, August 20, 1965 --
Epilogue : the young dead soldiers / by Archibald MacLeish.


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