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The Resource Fannie Lou Hamer : the life of a civil rights icon, Earnest N. Bracey

Fannie Lou Hamer : the life of a civil rights icon, Earnest N. Bracey

Label
Fannie Lou Hamer : the life of a civil rights icon
Title
Fannie Lou Hamer
Title remainder
the life of a civil rights icon
Statement of responsibility
Earnest N. Bracey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book commemorates and explores the life of one of Mississippi's great civil rights activists, Fannie Lou Hamer. Known for her daring, her brinkmanship and her impassioned speech-making, Hamer rose to prominence in the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, an intrepid group which tried to unseat the predominantly white Democrats of Mississippi during the 1964 Democratic National Convention"--Provided by publisher
Summary
"This book commemorates and explores the life of one of Mississippi's great civil rights activists, Fannie Lou Hamer. Known for her daring, her brinkmanship and her impassioned speech-making, Hamer rose to prominence in the Mississippi Freedom DemocraticParty, an intrepid group which tried to unseat the predominantly white Democrats of Mississippi during the 1964 Democratic National Convention"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
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381122
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bracey, Earnest N
Dewey number
  • 323.092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.97.H35
LC item number
B73 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Hamer, Fannie Lou
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • Civil rights workers
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • Civil rights workers
  • Civil rights movements
  • Civil rights movements
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
Target audience
adult
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the life of a Civil Rights icon
Label
Fannie Lou Hamer : the life of a civil rights icon, Earnest N. Bracey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
2011001465
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780786460304
Lccn
2011001465
Label
Fannie Lou Hamer : the life of a civil rights icon, Earnest N. Bracey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
2011001465
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780786460304
Lccn
2011001465

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