The civil rights legacy of Harry S. Truman / edited by Raymond H. Geselbracht
- Kirksville, Mo. : Truman State University Press, 
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- Physical Description:
- xxii, 224 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
- Additional Creators:
- Geselbracht, Raymond H. and Truman Legacy Symposium (2nd : 2004 : Key West, Fla.)
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- The Truman legacy series ; v. 2
- The unfolding civil rights legacy of Harry S. Truman / Raymond H. Geselbracht -- A legacy beyond books, a legacy that gets into you / Carrie Meek -- A president in trouble, good trouble, necessary trouble / John Lewis -- A president who regarded civil rights as a moral imperative / Michael Gardner -- A reappraisal of the Truman years and the struggle for African American citizenship / Carol Anderson -- Truman laid the foundation for civil rights / Ken Hechler -- Truman's speech to the NAACP, 29 June 1947 / Raymond Frey -- Truman and integration of the military / Richard M. Yon and Tom Lansford -- Truman, desegregation of the armed forces, and a kid from the South Bronx / Colin Powell -- The case of health care / Michael Dukakis -- The Truman Presidential Library and Truman's civil rights legacy / Raymond H. Geselbracht -- President Truman's major speeches relating to civil rights -- Executive orders relating to civil rights -- Truman and civil rights : a chronology.
- 9781931112673 (pbk. : alk. paper) and 1931112673 (pbk. : alk. paper)
- "Based on the Second Truman Legacy Symposium, Harry Truman and civil rights, May 14-15, 2004, Key West, Florida."
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-211) and index.
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