Lift every voice : the NAACP and the making of the civil rights movement / Patricia Sullivan
- Sullivan, Patricia, 1950-
- New York : New Press, 2009.
New York : Distributed by Perseus Distribution.
- Physical Description:
- xii, 514 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
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- Call to action -- Welding the hammers -- Going south: the NAACP in the World War I era -- Making a way: the "new Negro" in postwar America -- Radical visions: the depression years -- Crossroads: protest and politics in the New Deal era -- In the shadow of war: battlefields for freedom -- Justice now: claiming the postwar moment -- The beginning of the end: segregation must go -- "On the threshold of victory."
- Delivers a solidly researched examination of the NAACP's growth and influence, from its inception in 1909 to the present.
- 9781595584465 (hc. : alk. paper)
1595584463 (hc. : alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages -497) and index.
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