Dark Journey

Author: Neil R. McMillen
Editor: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252061561
File Size: 80,41 MB
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"Remarkable for its relentless truth-telling, and the depth and thoroughness of its investigation, for the freshness of its sources, and for the shock power of its findings. Even a reader who is not unfamiliar with the sources and literature of the subject can be jolted by its impact."--C. Vann Woodward, New York Review of Books "Dark Journey is a superb piece of scholarship, a book that all students of southern and African-American history will find valuable and informative."--David J. Garrow, Georgia Historical Quarterly Winner of the Bancroft Prize in American History and the McLemore Prize of the Mississippi Historical Society. Also named an Outstanding Book by the Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Human Rights in the United States.
Journey from Jim Crow
Language: en
Pages: 313
Authors: Catherine A. Barnes
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983 - Publisher:

In 1867, when New Orleans blacks protested the segregation practices of private streetcar companies by boarding white-only horse cars, the military Reconstruction commander in that city ordered the cars integrated. In 1887, the newly established Interstate Commerce Commission harshly. condemned the unequal facilities for blacks on southern railroads. In 1942,
From Jim Crow to Civil Rights
Language: en
Pages: 655
Authors: Michael J. Klarman
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

While Brown vs. Board of Education had a significant impact by bringing race issues to public attention and mobilizing supporters of the ruling, it also energized the opposition. In this account of the history of constitutional law concerning race, legal scholar Michael Klarman details the ways in which Supreme Court
Journey of Jim Crow
Language: en
Pages: 329
Authors: Catherine A. Barnes
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher:

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Journey from Jim Crow
Language: en
Pages: 1336
Authors: Catherine A. Barnes
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An Unwitting Pioneer
Language: en
Pages: 321
Authors: Marshall A. III Isler
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-07 - Publisher: Tate Publishing

I quickly began to realize that, regardless of race, at the end of the day, one's success in a particular organization depends on one's contribution to the objectives of that organization. Therefore, I had to create a win-win for the organization. The more I won, the better I felt and