Witness in Philadelphia / Edition 1

Witness in Philadelphia / Edition 1

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by Florence Mars
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0807115665

ISBN-13: 9780807115664

Pub. Date: 02/28/1989

Publisher: Louisiana State University Press

On June 21, 1964, three young civil rights workers--James Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael Schwerner--were murdered near Philadelphia, Mississippi. Florence Mars, a native of Philadelphia, recounts the grim circumstances of the killings and describes what happened to a community confronted by a challenge to long-held beliefs.

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On June 21, 1964, three young civil rights workers--James Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Michael Schwerner--were murdered near Philadelphia, Mississippi. Florence Mars, a native of Philadelphia, recounts the grim circumstances of the killings and describes what happened to a community confronted by a challenge to long-held beliefs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807115664
Publisher:
Louisiana State University Press
Publication date:
02/28/1989
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
236,586
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.72(d)

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Witness in Philadelphia 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
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James Chaney was from Mississippi. He was not a 'northern Civil Rights worker', but a man who sought to bring change to his own state.