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A Southern Rebel: The Life and Times of Aubrey Willis Williams, 1890-1965
     

A Southern Rebel: The Life and Times of Aubrey Willis Williams, 1890-1965

by John A. Salmond
 

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Williams, an Alabama liberal committed to civil rights long before such a position was expedient in the South, became the director of the National Youth Administration where he hired blacks and supported labor unions, public housing, public health, and public education. This biography contributes to our knowledge of the Roosevelt administration and sheds new light

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Williams, an Alabama liberal committed to civil rights long before such a position was expedient in the South, became the director of the National Youth Administration where he hired blacks and supported labor unions, public housing, public health, and public education. This biography contributes to our knowledge of the Roosevelt administration and sheds new light on the civil rights movement and the power of right-wing political groups to undermine the democratic process.

Originally published in 1983.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807815212
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
02/01/1983
Series:
Fred W. Morrison Series in Southern Studies
Pages:
351
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

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