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Medgar Evers : Mississippi martyr / Michael Vinson Williams.

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9781557289735 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1557289735 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • Description: xi, 434 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Fayetteville : University of Arkansas Press, 2011.

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).

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0 current holds with 3 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 -

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.


Williams, Michael Vinson, 1971-, "Medgar Evers : Mississippi martyr," Fayetteville : University of Arkansas Press, 2011.

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