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The Wilmington Ten : Violence, Injustice, and the Rise of Black Politics in The 1970s.

Author: Kenneth Robert Janken
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, 2016. ©2015
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume narrates the dramatic story of the Wilmington Ten, connecting their story to a larger arc of Black Power and the transformation of post-Civil Rights era political organising. Grounded in extensive interviews, newly declassified government documents, and archival research, the author thoroughly examines the 1971 events and the subsequent movement for justice.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Janken, Kenneth Robert.
Wilmington Ten : Violence, Injustice, and the Rise of Black Politics in The 1970s.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2016
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Robert Janken
ISBN: 9781469624853 1469624850
OCLC Number: 1058355054
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (257 pages)
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Contents --
INTRODUCTION: Wilmington and the 1898 Mentality --
1 Vigilante Injustice --
2 The Making of a Movement --
3 They're Taking Our Boys Away to Prison --
4 Alliances and Adversity --
5 Free the Wilmington Ten at Once! --
CONCLUSION: The Tragedy of the Ten and the Rise of a New Black Politics --
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