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Author May, Gary, 1944-

Title Bending toward justice : the Voting Rights Act and the transformation of American democracy / Gary May.

Imprint New York : Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    342.7307 MAY    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    342.73072 MAY    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    342.73072 MAY    Available
Description xxi, 314 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prologue: In Lincoln's Shadow -- Planting the First Seed -- An Ideal Place -- "Give Us the Ballot!" -- Nothing Can Stop Us -- To the Promised Land -- The Die Is Cast -- The Most Powerful Instrument -- Where the Votes Are -- The Struggle of a Lifetime.
Subject United States. Voting Rights Act of 1965.
African Americans -- Suffrage -- History.
Minorities -- Suffrage -- United States -- History.
Election law -- United States -- History.
ISBN 9780465018468 (hbk. : alkaline paper)
0465018467 (hbk. : alkaline paper)

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