Battling the plantation mentality: Memphis and the Black freedom struggle
African American freedom is often defined in terms of emancipation and civil rights legislation, but it did not arrive with the stroke of a pen or the rap of a gavel.
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Laurie B. Green's study examines an iconic event in the fields of both civil rights history and labor history--the Memphis sanitation workers' strike in 1968, when Martin Luther King was assassinated ... Read full review
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Battling the Plantation Mentality: Memphis and the Black Freedom Struggle
Laurie B. Green
Limited preview - 2009