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4 edition of Civil rights found in the catalog.

Civil rights

a current guide to the people, organizations, and events.

by Joan Martin Burke

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Bowker in New York .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Civil rights -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesA CBS news reference book
      ContributionsAdams, A. John.
      LC ClassificationsJC599.U5 B85 1974
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 266 p.
      Number of Pages266
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5044181M
      ISBN 100835207226
      LC Control Number74004053

      Filed under: African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States A Review of Black Monday (Winona, MS: Association of Citizens' Councils, ca. ), by Thomas P. Brady (page images at USM) "I Was a Negro in the South for 30 Days" (original newspaper serial version, with new introduction; from the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette of ), by Ray.

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This is a quieter story: the peaceful integration of Huntsville, Alabama. Their African-American citizens also fought for Civil Rights conducting sit-ins, boycotting stores, and using public parks designated for whites only.