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The Resource Ready for revolution : the life and struggles of Stokely Carmichael (Kwame Ture), Stokely Carmichael ; with Ekwueme Michael Thelwell

Ready for revolution : the life and struggles of Stokely Carmichael (Kwame Ture), Stokely Carmichael ; with Ekwueme Michael Thelwell

Label
Ready for revolution : the life and struggles of Stokely Carmichael (Kwame Ture)
Title
Ready for revolution
Title remainder
the life and struggles of Stokely Carmichael (Kwame Ture)
Statement of responsibility
Stokely Carmichael ; with Ekwueme Michael Thelwell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The personal story of the civil rights leader's work and life discusses his witness to and experiences with the prison farms and lynch mobs of Mississippi, and the efforts of Black Power and Pan-Africanism
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
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10216882
Cataloging source
DLC
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1941-1998
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Carmichael, Stokely
Dewey number
  • 973.04960730092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Thelwell, Michael
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True
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  • Carmichael, Stokely
  • African American civil rights workers
  • Civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
Target audience
adult
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the life and struggles of Stokely Carmichael (Kwame Ture)
Label
Ready for revolution : the life and struggles of Stokely Carmichael (Kwame Ture), Stokely Carmichael ; with Ekwueme Michael Thelwell
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/simon041/2003061030.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Oriki: ancestors and roots -- The house at the forty-two steps -- A tale of two cities -- "A better neighborhood" -- Bronx science: young manhood -- Howard University: everything and its opposite -- NAG and the birth of SNCC -- Nonviolence--apprenticeship in struggle -- The great leap forward: the freedom rides -- Nashville: a new direction -- To school or not to school -- The hearts and minds of the student body -- Mississippi (1961-65): going home -- A band of brothers, a circle of trust -- Of marches, coalitions, dreams, and ambulance chasing -- Summer '64: ten dollars a day and all the sex you can handle -- They still didn't get it -- The unforeseen pitfalls of "success" American style -- Selma: crisis, chaos, opportunity -- Lowndes county: the roar of the panther -- "Magnified, scrutinized, criticized..." -- "We gotta make this our Mississippi" -- Black power and its consequences -- Around the world in eighty days -- Mother Africa and her suffering children -- In that Ol' Brier patch -- Conakry, 1968: home to Africa -- Cancer brings out the best in people -- A struggle on two fronts
Control code
ocm53019605
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 835 p.
Isbn
9780684850030
Lccn
2003061030
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADM-3873
Label
Ready for revolution : the life and struggles of Stokely Carmichael (Kwame Ture), Stokely Carmichael ; with Ekwueme Michael Thelwell
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/simon041/2003061030.html
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Oriki: ancestors and roots -- The house at the forty-two steps -- A tale of two cities -- "A better neighborhood" -- Bronx science: young manhood -- Howard University: everything and its opposite -- NAG and the birth of SNCC -- Nonviolence--apprenticeship in struggle -- The great leap forward: the freedom rides -- Nashville: a new direction -- To school or not to school -- The hearts and minds of the student body -- Mississippi (1961-65): going home -- A band of brothers, a circle of trust -- Of marches, coalitions, dreams, and ambulance chasing -- Summer '64: ten dollars a day and all the sex you can handle -- They still didn't get it -- The unforeseen pitfalls of "success" American style -- Selma: crisis, chaos, opportunity -- Lowndes county: the roar of the panther -- "Magnified, scrutinized, criticized..." -- "We gotta make this our Mississippi" -- Black power and its consequences -- Around the world in eighty days -- Mother Africa and her suffering children -- In that Ol' Brier patch -- Conakry, 1968: home to Africa -- Cancer brings out the best in people -- A struggle on two fronts
Control code
ocm53019605
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 835 p.
Isbn
9780684850030
Lccn
2003061030
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADM-3873

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