Harry Truman and the Struggle for Racial Justice

Harry Truman and the Struggle for Racial Justice

by Robert Shogan

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780700619115
Publisher: University Press of Kansas
Publication date: 06/27/2013
Pages: 233
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author


Robert Shogan, a former national political correspondent for the Los Angeles Times Washington Bureau, as a college journalist reported on Truman's 1948 upset election victory. He is author of fourteen previous books, most recently Prelude to Catastrophe: FDR's Jews and the Menace of Nazism and No Sense of Decency: The Army McCarthy Hearings.

Table of Contents

Author's Note
1. The President's Dilemma
2. Facing the Century
3. The Boss's Apprentice
4. Back from the Dead
5. Road to the Top
6. The Turning Point
7. More than a Dream
8. Running from Behind
9. The Upset
10. Freedom to Serve
11. Friends of the Court
12. Legacy
Notes
Bibliography
Index

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