Foot Soldiers for Democracy: The Men, Women, and Children of the Birmingham Civil Rights Movement

Foot Soldiers for Democracy: The Men, Women, and Children of the Birmingham Civil Rights Movement

by Horace Huntley
     
 

Firsthand accounts from the Civil Rights Movement's frontlinesSee more details below

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Firsthand accounts from the Civil Rights Movement's frontlines

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780252076688
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
Publication date:
10/15/2009
Edition description:
1st Edition
Pages:
264
Sales rank:
1,469,325
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preface vii

Acknowledgments xii

Introduction

Foot Soldiers for Democracy Robin D. G. Kelley xiii

Look for Them in the Whirlwind Rose Freeman Massey xviii

List of Abbreviations xxv

Chronology of Events from April and May 1963 xxvi

Illustrations xxxiii

Emma Smith Young 1

Eva Lou Billingsley Russell 10

Jimmie Lucille Spencer Hooks 17

Nims E. Gay 26

James Armstrong 35

Joe Hendricks 46

James Summerville 53

Henry M. Goodgame Sr. 57

Joe N. Dickson 63

Johnnie McKinstry Summerville 78

Jonathan McPherson 82

LaVerne Revis Martin 88

Paul Littlejohn 93

Carlton Reese 97

Elizabeth Fitts 106

James Roberson 111

Annetta Streeter Gary 115

James Ware Melvin Ware 122

Willie A. Casey 126

James W. Stewart 132

Gwendolyn Sanders Gamble 142

Carolyn Maull McKinstry 150

Carl Grace 161

Malcolm Hooks 169

Miriam Taylor McClendon 174

Shirley Smith Miller 182

Washington Booker III 187

Carrie Delores Hamilton Lock 200

Audrey Faye Hendricks 208

Epilogue 213

Index 217

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