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
Penguin Books, 1991 - History - 764 pages
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The Eyes on the Prize Civil Rights Reader brings together the most comprehensive anthology of primary sources available, spanning the entire history of the American civil rights movement.

“An important volume for students and professionals who wish to grasp the basic nature of the civil rights movement and how it changed America in fundamental ways.” —Aldon Morris, Northwestern University

“A remarkable collection . . . Indispensable.” —William H. Harris, Texas Southern University

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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

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Clayborne Carson lives in Palo Alto, California.

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