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Author Dancis, Bruce, author.

Title Resister : a story of protest and prison during the Vietnam War / Bruce Dancis.

Publication Info. Ithaca, New York : Cornell University Press, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    959.70438 DAN    Available
Description vi, 371 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-358) and index.
Contents Boy from the Bronx -- Socialism in two summer communities -- First year at Cornell : runs, pledges and sit-ins -- Tenant organizing in East Harlem -- From protest to resistance -- Draft cards are for burning -- The summer of love and disobedience -- The resistance -- SDS, South Africa and the security index -- From resistance to revolution -- Trials and tribulations -- Rebellion and factionalism in black and white -- Brinksmanship, or, Cornell on the brink -- Safety and survival in my new Kentucky home -- A typical day in prison, and a few that weren't -- Politics in prison, or, Keeping up with the outside world -- Getting out -- Did we end the war? did draft resistance matter?.
Subject Dancis, Bruce.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Biography.
Draft resisters -- United States -- Biography.
Political prisoners -- United States -- Biography.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- United States.
ISBN 9780801452420 (cloth : alk. paper)
0801452422 (cloth : alk. paper)

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