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Author Gilmore, Glenda Elizabeth.

Title Defying Dixie : the radical roots of civil rights, 1919-1950 / Glenda Elizabeth Gilmore.

Imprint New York : W.W. Norton & Co., c2008.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    303.484 GIL    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xii, 642 p., [24] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Jim Crow meets Karl Marx -- Raising the red flag in the South -- From the Great Depression to the great terror -- The Nazis and Dixie -- Moving left from Chapel Hill to Cape Town -- Imagining integration -- Explosives in democracy's arsenal -- Guerillas in the good war -- Cold War casualties.
Subject Social justice -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Social movements -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Radicalism -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights movements -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Political activists -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Social reformers -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Southern States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950.
Southern States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Southern States -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
ISBN 9780393062441 (hardcover) : $39.95
0393062449 (hardcover)

 
    
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