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Robert Parris Moses : a life in civil rights and leadership at the grassroots

Author: Laura Visser-Maessen
Publisher: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2016] ©2016
Series: HeinOnline., Spinelli's law library reference shelf.; HeinOnline., UNC Press law publications.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This new biography casts Moses in a new light, revealing him as a far more strategic, calculating, and hands-on organizer than in previous portrayals of him as an idealist and saintly figure."--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
History
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Visser-Maessen, Laura.
Robert Parris Moses.
Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2016]
(DLC) 2015031955
(OCoLC)919252647
Named Person: Robert Parris Moses; Robert Parris Moses; Robert Parris Moses
Material Type: Biography, Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Visser-Maessen
ISBN: 9781469628004 1469628007 9781469627991 146962799X
OCLC Number: 941138243
Language Note: English.
Notes: Title from PDF file title page (viewed November 17, 2016).
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 432 pages)
Contents: The making of a mind --
A movement education --
You killed my husband --
The Bob Moses mystique --
A new dimension --
Damned if you, damned if you don't --
Freedom is a constant struggle --
A moment lost --
Not a happy time.
Series Title: HeinOnline., Spinelli's law library reference shelf.; HeinOnline., UNC Press law publications.
Responsibility: Laura Visser-Maessen.

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One of the most influential leaders in the civil rights movement, Robert Parris Moses was essential in making Mississippi a central battleground state in the fight for voting rights. Examining the  Read more...

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