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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 45 related to Civilities and Civil Rights: Greensboro, North Carolina, and the Black ....    

The Best of Enemies: Race and Redemption in the New South

Osha Gray Davidson - Social Science - 2007 - 352 pages
In a vivid portrait of a relationship that defied all odds in 1960s North Carolina, Davidson tells how C.P. Ellis (a poor white member of the KKK) and Ann Atwater (a poor black ...
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Reading, Writing & Race: The Desegregation of the Charlotte Schools

Davison M. Douglas - Social Science - 1995 - 357 pages
Using Charlotte, North Carolina, as a case study of the dynamics of racial change in the 'moderate' South, Davison Douglas analyzes the desegregation of the city's public ...
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Tar Heel Politics 2000

Paul Luebke - Political Science - 1998 - 288 pages
An updated and revised analysis of N.C. political trends and personalities. Luebke offers insights on developments in taxation, education, transportation, and the environment ...
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The Ghost of Jim Crow : How Southern Moderates Used Brown v. Board of ...

Anders Walker Assistant Professor of Law and Police Science St. Louis University School of Law - History - 2009 - 256 pages
In "Letter from Birmingham Jail," Martin Luther King, Jr. asserted that "the Negro's great stumbling block in his stride toward freedom is not the White Citizen's Counciler or ...
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We Changed the World: African Americans 1945-1970

Vincent Harding, Robin D. G. Kelley, Earl Lewis - Juvenile Fiction - 1997 - 190 pages
Examines African-American life at the close of World War II, describes the struggle for freedom and justice during the 1940s and 1950s, and discusses the explosive years of the ...
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King: Pilgrimage to the Mountaintop

Harvard Sitkoff - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 288 pages
A Stunning Reappraisal of King and His Increased Relevance Might Martin Luther King Jr.'s greatest accomplishments have been ahead of him? His murder in April 1968 did far more ...
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From Civil Rights to Human Rights: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Struggle ...

Thomas F. Jackson, Martin Luther King (Jr.) - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 459 pages
From Civil Rights to Human Rights examines King's lifelong commitments to economic equality, racial justice, and international peace. Drawing upon broad research in published ...
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Ella Baker: Community Organizer of the Civil Rights Movement

J. Todd Moye - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 204 pages
Library of African American Biography series, designed to provide concise, readable, and up-to-date lives of leading black figures in American history.
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The Perils and Prospects of Southern Black Leadership: Gordon Blaine Hancock ...

Raymond Gavins - Biography & Autobiography - 1977 - 221 pages
The Perils and Prospects of Southern Black Leadership fills an important gap in uncovering the history of southern black leaders between the death of Booker T. Washington and ...
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