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Remembering Medgar Evers : writing the long civil rights movement

Author: Minrose Gwin
Publisher: Athens, Georgia : The University of Georgia Press, Athens, Georgia : The University of Georgia Press, [2013] c. 2013. Ã2013
Series: Mercer University Lamar memorial lectures, no. 53.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As the first NAACP field secretary for Mississippi, Medgar Wiley Evers put his life on the line to investigate racial crimes and to organise boycotts and voter registration drives. In this compelling  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Medgar Wiley Evers; Medgar Wiley Evers; Medgar Wiley Evers
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Minrose Gwin
ISBN: 0820335649 9780820335643
OCLC Number: 939854996
Notes: "A Sarah Mills Hodge Fund publication."
Description: 232 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (black and white) ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Mercer University Lamar memorial lectures, no. 53.
Responsibility: Minrose Gwin.

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