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The Resource We ain't what we ought to be : the Black freedom struggle, from emancipation to Obama, Stephen Tuck

We ain't what we ought to be : the Black freedom struggle, from emancipation to Obama, Stephen Tuck

Label
We ain't what we ought to be : the Black freedom struggle, from emancipation to Obama
Title
We ain't what we ought to be
Title remainder
the Black freedom struggle, from emancipation to Obama
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Tuck
Title variation
  • We are not what we ought to be
  • We aint what we ought to be
Title variation remainder
the Black freedom struggle from emancipation to Obama
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the struggles for African American freedoms and equality from the end of the Civil War to the current day, focusing on the achievements of grassroots activists and national leaders alike
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349861
Cataloging source
DLC
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Tuck, Stephen G. N
Dewey number
323.1196/073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E185
LC item number
.T797 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Social justice
  • Civil rights movements
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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the Black freedom struggle from emancipation to Obama
Label
We ain't what we ought to be : the Black freedom struggle, from emancipation to Obama, Stephen Tuck
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [421]-477) and index
Contents
The freedom war, 1861-1865 -- Freedom is not enough, 1865-1877 -- Resisting the juggernaut of White supremacy, 1878-1906 -- Black leaders reckon with Jim Crow, 1893-1916 -- Great War and Great Migration, 1917-1924 -- Renaissance in Harlem, dark ages elsewhere, 1924-1941 -- World War II and its aftermath, 1941-1948 -- Three steps forward, two steps back, 1949-1959 -- The Civil Rights movement, 1960-1965 -- Black power and grassroots protest, 1966-1978 -- Reagan, rap, and resistance, 1979-2000
Control code
ocn319493060
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 494 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780674036260
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009035237
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)319493060
Label
We ain't what we ought to be : the Black freedom struggle, from emancipation to Obama, Stephen Tuck
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [421]-477) and index
Contents
The freedom war, 1861-1865 -- Freedom is not enough, 1865-1877 -- Resisting the juggernaut of White supremacy, 1878-1906 -- Black leaders reckon with Jim Crow, 1893-1916 -- Great War and Great Migration, 1917-1924 -- Renaissance in Harlem, dark ages elsewhere, 1924-1941 -- World War II and its aftermath, 1941-1948 -- Three steps forward, two steps back, 1949-1959 -- The Civil Rights movement, 1960-1965 -- Black power and grassroots protest, 1966-1978 -- Reagan, rap, and resistance, 1979-2000
Control code
ocn319493060
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 494 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780674036260
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009035237
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)319493060

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