American Civil Rights: Primary Sources, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0787631701
  • ISBN-13: 9780787631703
  • DDC: 305.8
  • Shipping Weight: 1.35 lbs ( .61 kgs)
  • 240 Pages | Print | Hardcover
  • © 1999 | Published



Part of Gale’s American Civil Rights Reference Library, American Civil Rights: Primary Sources allows students and researchers to review approximately 19 full or excerpted speeches, memoirs, and other documents arranged in broad subject chapters for easy comparison. Each entry features an historical overview, a document excerpt, an in-text glossary, sidebars detailing related events and selections for further reading. Also 50 photographs are included.


"Primary Sources is a compilation of some of the most definitive documents of the Civil Rights movement. Including essays, speeches, articles, and memoirs, it is divided into units titled Desegregation, Economic Rights, and Human Rights." -- Infotech (March 2001)

— Infotech