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Hands on the freedom plow : personal accounts by women in SNCC / edited by Faith S. Holsaert ... [et at.].

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Urbana: University of Illinois Press, ©2010]
Description:
1 online resource (616 pages) : illustrations.
Summary note:
Fifty-two women - northern and southern, young and old, urban and rural, black, white, and Latina - share their courageous personal stories of working for the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) on the front lines of the Civil Rights Movement. The testimonies cover early sit-ins, voter registration campaigns, and Freedom Rides; the 1963 March on Washington, the Mississippi Freedom Summer, and the Movements in Alabama and Maryland; Black Power and anti-war activism. --publisher's description.
Notes:
Includes index.
Source of description:
Print version record.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
  • Biography.
  • History.
ISBN:
  • 9780252098871 (electronic bk.)
  • 0252098870 (electronic bk.)
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