The Eyes on the prize civil rights reader: documents, speeches, and firsthand accounts from the Black freedom struggle, 1954-1990

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Clayborne Carson
Viking, 1991 - History - 764 pages
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Contains much of the material that is basic to the American civil rights movement, including speeches by Martin Luther King, Jr. and writings by Malcolm X.

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Review: The Eyes on the Prize Civil Rights Reader: Documents, Speeches, and Firsthand Accounts from the Black Freedom Struggle

User Review  - Ryan King - Goodreads

Amazing reading about these stories and seeing/hearing about the same items taking place today. Read full review

Review: The Eyes on the Prize Civil Rights Reader: Documents, Speeches, and Firsthand Accounts from the Black Freedom Struggle

User Review  - Rich - Goodreads

This is a very good collection of civil rights era primary sources and articles. One of my professors, Gerald Gill, wrote a couple of the articles. He was a thoughtful historian who knew everything there was to know about American history during this period. Read full review

Contents

prologue
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CHAPTER
35
Coming of Age in Mississippi by Anne Moody
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Copyright

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About the author (1991)

Clayborne Carson is Professor of History at Stanford University and Director of the Martin Luther King, Jr., Papers Project.

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