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The Resource Voices of freedom : an oral history of the civil rights movement from the 1950s through the 1980s, [compiled by] Henry Hampton and Steve Fayer with Sarah Flynn, (electronic resource)

Voices of freedom : an oral history of the civil rights movement from the 1950s through the 1980s, [compiled by] Henry Hampton and Steve Fayer with Sarah Flynn, (electronic resource)

Label
Voices of freedom : an oral history of the civil rights movement from the 1950s through the 1980s
Title
Voices of freedom
Title remainder
an oral history of the civil rights movement from the 1950s through the 1980s
Statement of responsibility
[compiled by] Henry Hampton and Steve Fayer with Sarah Flynn
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this companion to the acclaimed television series "Eyes on the Prize", the authors draw on nearly 1,000 interviews with civil rights activists, politicians, reporters, Justice Department officials, and hundreds of ordinary people who took part in the struggle, to weave a fascinating narrative of the civil rights movement as told by the people who lived it
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
323.1/196073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.H224 1991eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1940-1998
  • 1935-
  • 1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hampton, Henry
  • Fayer, Steve
  • Flynn, Sarah
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • African Americans
Label
Voices of freedom : an oral history of the civil rights movement from the 1950s through the 1980s, [compiled by] Henry Hampton and Steve Fayer with Sarah Flynn, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [665]-670) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
"I wanted the whole world to see" / Emmett Till, 1955 -- Montgomery bus boycott, 1955-1956: "Like a revival starting" -- Little Rock crisis, 1957-1958: "I had cracked the wall" -- Student sit-ins in Nashville, 1960: "Badge of honor" -- Freedom rides, 1961: "Sticks and bricks" -- Albany, Georgia, 1961-1962: "Mother lode" -- James Meredith enters Ole Miss, 1962: "Things would never be the same" -- Birmingham, 1963: "Something has got to change" -- Organizing in Mississippi, 1961-1963: "The reality of what we were doing hit me" -- March on Washington, 1963: "They voted with their feet" -- Sixteenth Street Church bombing, 1963: "You realized how intense the opposition was" -- Mississippi Freedom Summer, 1964: "Representation and the right to participate" -- Selma, 1965: "Troopers, advance" -- Malcolm X (1925-1965): "Our own black shining prince!" -- Lowndes County Freedom Organization, 1965-1966: "Vote for the Panther, then go home" -- Meredith march, 1966: "Hit them now" -- Chicago, 1966: "Chicago was a symbol" -- Muhammad Ali, 1964-1967: "I am the greatest" -- King and Vietnam, 1965-1967: "His philosophy made it impossible not to take a stand" -- Birth of the Black Panthers, 1966-1967: "We wanted control" -- Detroit, 1967: "Inside most black people there was a time bomb" -- Election of Carl Stokes: "We had to be organized" -- Howard University, 1967-1968: "You saw the silhouette of her Afro" -- King's last crusade: "We've got some difficult days ahead" -- Resurrection City, 1968: "The end of a major battle" -- Ocean Hill-Brownsville, 1967-1968: "Everything became more political" -- Black Panthers, 1968-1969: "How serious and deadly the game" -- Attica and prisoners' rights, 1971: "There's always time to die" -- Gary convention, 1972: "Unity without uniformity" -- Busing in Boston, 1974-1976: "As if some alien was coming into the school" -- Atlanta and affirmative action, 1973-1980: "Politics of inclusion" -- Epilogue: From Miami to America's future
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 692 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307574183
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Note
EBOOK
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
0571E80F-5348-4F12-8F67-620D843EEC32
System control number
  • 1111916
  • (OCoLC)ocm761331625
  • 4530-26160
  • (OCoLC)761331625
  • (OCoLC)ocn761331625
  • (OUa)vtls000864987
  • 1111916
Label
Voices of freedom : an oral history of the civil rights movement from the 1950s through the 1980s, [compiled by] Henry Hampton and Steve Fayer with Sarah Flynn, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [665]-670) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
"I wanted the whole world to see" / Emmett Till, 1955 -- Montgomery bus boycott, 1955-1956: "Like a revival starting" -- Little Rock crisis, 1957-1958: "I had cracked the wall" -- Student sit-ins in Nashville, 1960: "Badge of honor" -- Freedom rides, 1961: "Sticks and bricks" -- Albany, Georgia, 1961-1962: "Mother lode" -- James Meredith enters Ole Miss, 1962: "Things would never be the same" -- Birmingham, 1963: "Something has got to change" -- Organizing in Mississippi, 1961-1963: "The reality of what we were doing hit me" -- March on Washington, 1963: "They voted with their feet" -- Sixteenth Street Church bombing, 1963: "You realized how intense the opposition was" -- Mississippi Freedom Summer, 1964: "Representation and the right to participate" -- Selma, 1965: "Troopers, advance" -- Malcolm X (1925-1965): "Our own black shining prince!" -- Lowndes County Freedom Organization, 1965-1966: "Vote for the Panther, then go home" -- Meredith march, 1966: "Hit them now" -- Chicago, 1966: "Chicago was a symbol" -- Muhammad Ali, 1964-1967: "I am the greatest" -- King and Vietnam, 1965-1967: "His philosophy made it impossible not to take a stand" -- Birth of the Black Panthers, 1966-1967: "We wanted control" -- Detroit, 1967: "Inside most black people there was a time bomb" -- Election of Carl Stokes: "We had to be organized" -- Howard University, 1967-1968: "You saw the silhouette of her Afro" -- King's last crusade: "We've got some difficult days ahead" -- Resurrection City, 1968: "The end of a major battle" -- Ocean Hill-Brownsville, 1967-1968: "Everything became more political" -- Black Panthers, 1968-1969: "How serious and deadly the game" -- Attica and prisoners' rights, 1971: "There's always time to die" -- Gary convention, 1972: "Unity without uniformity" -- Busing in Boston, 1974-1976: "As if some alien was coming into the school" -- Atlanta and affirmative action, 1973-1980: "Politics of inclusion" -- Epilogue: From Miami to America's future
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 692 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307574183
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Note
EBOOK
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
0571E80F-5348-4F12-8F67-620D843EEC32
System control number
  • 1111916
  • (OCoLC)ocm761331625
  • 4530-26160
  • (OCoLC)761331625
  • (OCoLC)ocn761331625
  • (OUa)vtls000864987
  • 1111916

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