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Medgar Evers : Mississippi martyr / Michael Vinson Williams.

Book Book (2011.)
Description: xi, 434 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Publisher: Fayetteville : University of Arkansas Press, 2011.
3 of 3 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 3 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Danvers Adult Biographies (3rd Floor) Biography / 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 -

  • ISBN: 9781557289735 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1557289735 (cloth : alk. paper)
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: "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.
Citation: Williams, Michael Vinson. "Medgar Evers : Mississippi martyr." Fayetteville : University of Arkansas Press, 2011.

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