The civil rights movement was arguably the most important reform in American history. This book recounts the extraordinary and often bloody story of how tens of thousands of ordinary African-Americans overcame long odds to dethrone segregation, to exercise the right to vote and to improve their economic standing. Organized in a clear chronological fashion, the book shows how concerted pressure in a variety of forms ultimately carried the day in realizing a more just society for African- Americans. It will provide students ...

The Civil Rights Movement 2008, Longman Publishing Group

ISBN-13: 9781405874359

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The Civil Rights Movement 2004, Pearson Longman

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