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Title Freedom riders : 1961 and the struggle for racial justice / Raymond Arsenault.
Author Arsenault, Raymond.
Publication New York : Oxford University Press, [2006]
Copyright date ©2006
Description 690 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Call # 323.0975 A
Series Pivotal moments in American history
Pivotal moments in American history.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [653]-679) and index.
Contents You don't have to ride Jim Crow -- Beside the weary road -- Hallelujah! I'm a-travelin' -- Alabama bound -- Get on board, little children -- If you miss me from the back of the bus -- Freedom's coming and it won't be long -- Make me a captive, Lord -- Ain't gonna let no jail house turn me 'round -- Woke up this morning with my mind on freedom -- O, freedom -- Epilogue : glory bound -- Appendix : roster of freedom riders.
Subject African American civil rights workers -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights workers -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Segregation -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Segregation in transportation -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights movements -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Southern States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
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