Book

Medgar Evers : Mississippi martyr / Michael Vinson Williams.

  • ISBN: 9781557289735 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1557289735 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • Description: xi, 434 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Fayetteville : University of Arkansas Press,

Available copies

  • 3 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Danvers Adult Nonfiction F 349 J13 W55 2011 (Text to phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 920/EVERS (Text to phone) Available -
Marblehead Adult Biography BIO EVERS, MEDGAR 2011 (Text to phone) Available -
Salem Adult Biography B/EVERS,M./W (Text to phone) Checked out 04/21/2013

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: "Mama called him her special child": a lineage of resistance -- The "road to Jericho": from the Mississippi Delta to Jackson, Mississippi -- The face of social change: the NAACP in Mississippi -- A bloodied and battered Mississippi: 1955 -- The black wave: conservatism meets determinism -- Riding the rails: freedom ride challenges and the Jackson movement -- Two can play the game: the gauntlet toss -- Mississippi, murder, and Medgar: our domestic killing fields.
Subject: Evers, Medgar Wiley, 1925-1963.
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People > Biography.
African American civil rights workers > Mississippi > Jackson > Biography.
Civil rights workers > Mississippi > Jackson > Biography.
Civil rights movements > Mississippi > History > 20th century.
African Americans > Civil rights > Mississippi > History > 20th century.
Mississippi > Race relations.
Jackson (Miss.) > Biography.