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The Resource Carry me home : Birmingham, Alabama, the climactic battle of the civil rights revolution, Diane McWhorter

Carry me home : Birmingham, Alabama, the climactic battle of the civil rights revolution, Diane McWhorter

Label
Carry me home : Birmingham, Alabama, the climactic battle of the civil rights revolution
Title
Carry me home
Title remainder
Birmingham, Alabama, the climactic battle of the civil rights revolution
Statement of responsibility
Diane McWhorter
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The year of Birmingham, 1963, was a cataclysmic turning point in America's long civil rights struggle. Child demonstrators faced down police dogs and fire hoses in huge nonviolent marches against segregation. Ku Klux Klansmen retaliated by bombing the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church, killing four young black girls"--Back cover
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McWhorter, Diane
Dewey number
976.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
F334.B69
LC item number
N449 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Birmingham (Ala.)
Label
Carry me home : Birmingham, Alabama, the climactic battle of the civil rights revolution, Diane McWhorter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "With a new afterword by the author"--Cover
  • Original edition: 2001
Bar code
  • 31223136223394
  • 31223136223386
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 687-695) 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
pt. I. Precedents, 1918-1959 -- pt. II. Movement, 1960-1962 -- pt. III. The year of Birmingham, 1963
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Simon & Schuster trade paperback edition.
Extent
xvii, 731 pages, 16 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9781476709512
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, facsimiles
System control number
(OCoLC)801441347
Label
Carry me home : Birmingham, Alabama, the climactic battle of the civil rights revolution, Diane McWhorter
Publication
Note
  • "With a new afterword by the author"--Cover
  • Original edition: 2001
Bar code
  • 31223136223394
  • 31223136223386
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 687-695) 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
pt. I. Precedents, 1918-1959 -- pt. II. Movement, 1960-1962 -- pt. III. The year of Birmingham, 1963
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Simon & Schuster trade paperback edition.
Extent
xvii, 731 pages, 16 unnumbered leaves of plates
Isbn
9781476709512
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, facsimiles
System control number
(OCoLC)801441347

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