The Resource A little taste of freedom : the Black freedom struggle in Claiborne County, Mississippi, Emilye Crosby, (electronic book)

A little taste of freedom : the Black freedom struggle in Claiborne County, Mississippi, Emilye Crosby, (electronic book)

Label
A little taste of freedom : the Black freedom struggle in Claiborne County, Mississippi
Title
A little taste of freedom
Title remainder
the Black freedom struggle in Claiborne County, Mississippi
Statement of responsibility
Emilye Crosby
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A community study of the freedom movement in rural, majority-black Claiborne County, Mississippi that explores the impact of the African American freedom struggle on small communities. It analyzes the political and economic issues in the postmovement period, and the impact of the movement and the resilience of white supremacy
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crosby, Emilye
Dewey number
323.1762/285
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F347.C5
LC item number
C76 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Whites
  • African American civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • Oral history
  • Claiborne County (Miss.)
  • Claiborne County (Miss.)
Label
A little taste of freedom : the Black freedom struggle in Claiborne County, Mississippi, Emilye Crosby, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [317]-331) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • It really started out at Alcorn
  • Everybody stood for the boycott
  • Clinging to power and the past
  • Seeing that justice is done
  • Our leader Charles Evers
  • Charles Evers's own little empire
  • A legacy of polarization
  • Not nearly what it ought to be
  • Conclusion :
  • What it is this freedom?
  • Jim Crow rules
  • Epilogue.
  • Looking the Devil in the eye: who gets to tell the story?
  • A taste of freedom
  • Adapting and preserving white supremacy
  • Working for a better day
  • Reacting to the Brown decision
  • Winning the right to organize
  • A new day begun
  • Moving for freedom
Control code
ebr10273413
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xv, 354 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
A little taste of freedom : the Black freedom struggle in Claiborne County, Mississippi, Emilye Crosby, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [317]-331) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • It really started out at Alcorn
  • Everybody stood for the boycott
  • Clinging to power and the past
  • Seeing that justice is done
  • Our leader Charles Evers
  • Charles Evers's own little empire
  • A legacy of polarization
  • Not nearly what it ought to be
  • Conclusion :
  • What it is this freedom?
  • Jim Crow rules
  • Epilogue.
  • Looking the Devil in the eye: who gets to tell the story?
  • A taste of freedom
  • Adapting and preserving white supremacy
  • Working for a better day
  • Reacting to the Brown decision
  • Winning the right to organize
  • A new day begun
  • Moving for freedom
Control code
ebr10273413
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xv, 354 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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