Mississippi Freedom Summer

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Part of the American Stories series, this book tells the story of Mississippi during the "Freedom Summer" of 1964. The summer of 1964 witnessed the most astounding successes of the Civil Rights movement as well as the beginning of the dissolution of the political and social coalition that made those successes possible....Read more

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Description
Part of the American Stories series, this book tells the story of Mississippi during the "Freedom Summer" of 1964. The summer of 1964 witnessed the most astounding successes of the Civil Rights movement as well as the beginning of the dissolution of the political and social coalition that made those successes possible.
Product Identifiers
Publisher
Wadsworth
ISBN-10
0534621317
ISBN-13
9780534621315
eBay Product ID (ePID)
2336239
Product Key Features
Author
John F. Mcclymer
Publication Name
Mississippi Freedom Summer
Format
Trade Paperback
Language
English
Publication Year
2003
Type
Textbook
Number of Pages
240 Pages
Dimensions
Item Length
9.1in.
Item Height
0.6in.
Item Width
6.4in.
Item Weight
12.8 Oz
Additional Product Features
Lc Classification Number
E185.93.M6m576 2004
Reviews
Introduction. Prologue: The Challenge to Senator Theodore Bilbo. Bilbo, Harry Henderson and Sam Shaw (1946).Part I: BEGINNINGS.Excerpt from ?Speech at Stanford,? Robert Moses, (1964). Excerpts from Revolution in Mississippi, Tom Hayden, (1962). How A Secret Deal Prevented A Massacre at Ole Miss, George B. Leonard, T. George Harris and Christopher S. Wren (1962). A Draftee's Diary from the Mississippi Front, Charles Vanderburgh (1964). Mind on Freedom (1963). Coming of Age in Mississippi: An Autobiography, Ann Moody (1968). Testimony of Mrs. Dorothy Mae Foster, Jefferson County, Mississippi, before the United States Commission on Civil Rights (1965). Part II: DRY RUN.Underground Election, Jeannine Herron (1963). Southern Diaries, Ivanhoe Donaldson (1964). Excerpts from Speech at Stanford, Robert Moses (1964). Part III: MISSISSIPPI SUMMER. Map of Mississippi Project, (1965). Excerpts from Who Speaks For The Negro, Robert Penn Warren (1965). It Will Be a Hot Summer in Mississippi, Richard Woodley (1964). Tired of Being Sick and Tired, Jerry DeMuth (1964). "Field Report--Telling It Like It Was," from Climbing Jacob's Ladder: The Arrival Of Negroes In Southern Politics, Pat Watters and Reese Cleghorn (1967). Excerpts from The River Of No Return: The Autobiography Of A Black Militant And The Life And Death Of SNCC, Cleveland Sellers (with Robert Terrell) (1973) + Excerpts from Freedom Summer, Sally Belfrage (1965). The Untold Story of The Mississippi Murders, William Bradford Huie (1964). An Address By Mrs. Fannie Lee Chaney of Meridian, Mississippi (1965). Excerpts from The River Of No Return: The Autobiography Of A Black Militant And The Life And Death Of SNCC, Cleveland Sellers (with Robert Terrell) (1973). Excerpts from Freedom Summer, Sally Bellfrage (1965). Excerpts from Their Dream Is Not To Be Nervous (1964). Medical Mission to Mississippi. Excerpts from the Hearings Before The United States Commission On Civil Rights, Volume I: Voting (1965). Part IV: ATLANTIC CITY. Resolutions Adopted by state Democratic Parties of Minnesota, New York, and Wisconsin (1964). Excerpts from the COFO pamphlet detailing pro-Goldwater positions of "regular" Mississippi Democrats (excerpted). Washington Post editorial on Mississippi activists. Credentials battle with text of testimony of Fannie Lou Hamer.Epilogue: Excerpts from SNCC Position Paper, "The Basis of Black Power" (1966). Index.
Table of Content
Introduction. Prologue: The Challenge to Senator Theodore Bilbo. Bilbo, Harry Henderson and Sam Shaw (1946). Part I: BEGINNINGS. Excerpt from ?Speech at Stanford,? Robert Moses, (1964). Excerpts from Revolution in Mississippi, Tom Hayden, (1962). How A Secret Deal Prevented A Massacre at Ole Miss, George B. Leonard, T. George Harris and Christopher S. Wren (1962). A Draftee's Diary from the Mississippi Front, Charles Vanderburgh (1964). Mind on Freedom (1963). Coming of Age in Mississippi: An Autobiography, Ann Moody (1968). Testimony of Mrs. Dorothy Mae Foster, Jefferson County, Mississippi, before the United States Commission on Civil Rights (1965). Part II: DRY RUN. Underground Election, Jeannine Herron (1963). Southern Diaries, Ivanhoe Donaldson (1964). Excerpts from Speech at Stanford, Robert Moses (1964). Part III: MISSISSIPPI SUMMER. Map of Mississippi Project, (1965). Excerpts from Who Speaks For The Negro, Robert Penn Warren (1965). It Will Be a Hot Summer in Mississippi, Richard Woodley (1964). Tired of Being Sick and Tired, Jerry DeMuth (1964). "Field Report--Telling It Like It Was," from Climbing Jacob's Ladder: The Arrival Of Negroes In Southern Politics, Pat Watters and Reese Cleghorn (1967). Excerpts from The River Of No Return: The Autobiography Of A Black Militant And The Life And Death Of SNCC, Cleveland Sellers (with Robert Terrell) (1973) + Excerpts from Freedom Summer, Sally Belfrage (1965). The Untold Story of The Mississippi Murders, William Bradford Huie (1964). An Address By Mrs. Fannie Lee Chaney of Meridian, Mississippi (1965). Excerpts from The River Of No Return: The Autobiography Of A Black Militant And The Life And Death Of SNCC, Cleveland Sellers (with Robert Terrell) (1973). Excerpts from Freedom Summer, Sally Bellfrage (1965). Excerpts from Their Dream Is Not To Be Nervous (1964). Medical Mission to Mississippi. Excerpts from the Hearings Before The United States Commission On Civil Rights, Volume I: Voting (1965). Part IV: ATLANTIC CITY. Resolutions Adopted by state Democratic Parties of Minnesota, New York, and Wisconsin (1964). Excerpts from the COFO pamphlet detailing pro-Goldwater positions of "regular" Mississippi Democrats (excerpted). Washington Post editorial on Mississippi activists. Credentials battle with text of testimony of Fannie Lou Hamer. Epilogue: Excerpts from SNCC Position Paper, "The Basis of Black Power" (1966). Index.
Copyright Date
2004
Target Audience
College Audience
Topic
United States / State & Local / South (Al, Ar, FL, GA, Ky, La, ms, Nc, SC, Tn, VA, WV), General, Teaching Methods & Materials / General
Lccn
2003-105926
Dewey Decimal
324.6/2/089960730762
Dewey Edition
22
Illustrated
Yes
Genre
Education, History

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