Bitter Harvest: Richmond Flowers and the Civil Rights Revolution

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Black Belt, 1996 - Biography & Autobiography - 350 pages
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Authorized biography of the moderate Alabama attorney general during the first George Wallace administration. Flowers prosecuted the killers of Viola Liuzzo and other civil rights martyrs but was vilified for his efforts. Winner of the C. J. Coley Prize for historical writing.

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Writing for a general audience, Hayman, a retired college teacher and author, focuses on Richard Flowers's political career, especially as Alabama attorney general (1962-66), in relation to the Civil ... Read full review

Contents

Foreword
9
Prologue
17
Birth and Background
30
Copyright

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About the author (1996)

John Hayman is Professor Emeritus of English at the University of Victoria and editor of "John Ruskin: Letters from the Continent, 1858 and of "Robert Brown and the Vancouver Island Exploring Expedition.

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