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The Resource The Eyes on the prize : civil rights reader : documents, speeches, and firsthand accounts from the Black freedom struggle, 1954-1990, general editors, Clayborne Carson [and others]

The Eyes on the prize : civil rights reader : documents, speeches, and firsthand accounts from the Black freedom struggle, 1954-1990, general editors, Clayborne Carson [and others]

Label
The Eyes on the prize : civil rights reader : documents, speeches, and firsthand accounts from the Black freedom struggle, 1954-1990
Title
The Eyes on the prize
Title remainder
civil rights reader : documents, speeches, and firsthand accounts from the Black freedom struggle, 1954-1990
Statement of responsibility
general editors, Clayborne Carson [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Contains much of the material that is basic to the U.S. civil rights movement, including speeches by Martin Luther King, Jr. & writings by Malcolm X.A remarkable collection of primary sources on the freedom movement in the United States ... An indispensable source for students and teachers who are interested in civil rights in America
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973/.0496073
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.615
LC item number
.E95 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Carson, Clayborne
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
The Eyes on the prize : civil rights reader : documents, speeches, and firsthand accounts from the Black freedom struggle, 1954-1990, general editors, Clayborne Carson [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cover title: The Eyes on the prize civil rights reader
  • Revision of and replaces: Eyes on the prize: America's civil rights years, a reader and guide. 1987
  • "A Penguin original"--Label on cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 729-741) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • We the people: Long journey toward a more perfect union / Vincent Harding -- Awakenings (1954-1956) / Vincent Harding -- Fighting back (1957-1962) / Darlene Clark Hine -- Ain't scared of your jails (1960-1961) / Clayborne Carson -- No easy walk (1961-1963) / David J. Garrow -- Mississippi: Is this America? (1962-1964) / Clayborne Carson -- Bridge to freedom (1965) / David J. Garrow -- We the people: Struggle continues / Vincent Harding -- Time has come (1964-1966) / Clayborne Carson -- Two societies (1965 1968) / Darlene Clark Hine -- Power! (1966-1968) / Gerald Gill -- Promised land (1967-1968) / David J. Garrow -- Ain't gonna shuffle no more (1964-1972) / Gerald Gill -- Nation of law? (1968-1971) / Gerald Gill -- Keys to the kingdom (1974-1980) / Gerald Gill -- Back to the movement (1979-mid 1980s) / Vincent Harding -- About the general editors -- Eyes on the prize civil rights reader: publishing project staff -- Eyes on the prize: Film and publishing project -- Notes on sources -- Index
  • Awakenings (1954-1956) -- Fighting back (1957-1962) -- Ain't scared of your jails (1960-1961) -- No easy walk (1961-1963) -- Mississippi: is this America? (1962-1964) -- Bridge to freedom (1965) -- The time has come (1964-1966) -- Two societies (1965-1968) -- Power! (1966-1968) -- The promised land (1967-1968) -- Ain't gonna shuffle no more (1964-1972) -- A nation of law? (1968-1971) -- The keys to the kingdom (1974-1980) -- Back to the movement (1979--mid-1980s)
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 764 pages
Isbn
9780140154030
Lccn
91009507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm23213446
  • (Sirsi) o23213446
  • (OCoLC)23213446
Label
The Eyes on the prize : civil rights reader : documents, speeches, and firsthand accounts from the Black freedom struggle, 1954-1990, general editors, Clayborne Carson [and others]
Publication
Note
  • Cover title: The Eyes on the prize civil rights reader
  • Revision of and replaces: Eyes on the prize: America's civil rights years, a reader and guide. 1987
  • "A Penguin original"--Label on cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 729-741) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • We the people: Long journey toward a more perfect union / Vincent Harding -- Awakenings (1954-1956) / Vincent Harding -- Fighting back (1957-1962) / Darlene Clark Hine -- Ain't scared of your jails (1960-1961) / Clayborne Carson -- No easy walk (1961-1963) / David J. Garrow -- Mississippi: Is this America? (1962-1964) / Clayborne Carson -- Bridge to freedom (1965) / David J. Garrow -- We the people: Struggle continues / Vincent Harding -- Time has come (1964-1966) / Clayborne Carson -- Two societies (1965 1968) / Darlene Clark Hine -- Power! (1966-1968) / Gerald Gill -- Promised land (1967-1968) / David J. Garrow -- Ain't gonna shuffle no more (1964-1972) / Gerald Gill -- Nation of law? (1968-1971) / Gerald Gill -- Keys to the kingdom (1974-1980) / Gerald Gill -- Back to the movement (1979-mid 1980s) / Vincent Harding -- About the general editors -- Eyes on the prize civil rights reader: publishing project staff -- Eyes on the prize: Film and publishing project -- Notes on sources -- Index
  • Awakenings (1954-1956) -- Fighting back (1957-1962) -- Ain't scared of your jails (1960-1961) -- No easy walk (1961-1963) -- Mississippi: is this America? (1962-1964) -- Bridge to freedom (1965) -- The time has come (1964-1966) -- Two societies (1965-1968) -- Power! (1966-1968) -- The promised land (1967-1968) -- Ain't gonna shuffle no more (1964-1972) -- A nation of law? (1968-1971) -- The keys to the kingdom (1974-1980) -- Back to the movement (1979--mid-1980s)
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 764 pages
Isbn
9780140154030
Lccn
91009507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm23213446
  • (Sirsi) o23213446
  • (OCoLC)23213446

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