Good+ Binding is clean, sound and unworn. Pen underlining and margin notes on pages 3-36, 319-336, 351, 352, and 372-390 with 4 dogges pages; otherwise contents are almost as new.; 9-1/8" Tall, xii + 503pp. PAPER COVERS. Cover is a little lighter than posterboard. HISTORY. "A systematic attempt to mesaure the impact of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, commonly regarded as the most effective civil rights legislation of the century. Marshaling a wealth of detailed evidence, the authors show how blacks and Mexican Americans in the South, along with the Justice Department, have used the act and the U. S. Constitution to ovecome the resistance of white officials to minority mobilization. The book tells the story of the black struggle for equal political participation in eight core southern states from the end of the Civil War to the 1980s-with special emphasis on the period since 1965." Three Figures. Bibliography. Index of legal cases. General index. Paragraph-long information on each contributor. Numerous tables.
Alibris, the Alibris logo, and Alibris.com are registered trademarks of Alibris, Inc.
Copyright in bibliographic data and cover images is held by Nielsen Book Services Limited, Baker & Taylor, Inc., or by their respective licensors, or by the publishers, or by their respective licensors. For personal use only. All rights reserved. All rights in images of books or other publications are reserved by the original copyright holders.