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The Resource Lighting the fires of freedom : African American women in the civil rights movement, Janet Dewart Bell

Lighting the fires of freedom : African American women in the civil rights movement, Janet Dewart Bell

Label
Lighting the fires of freedom : African American women in the civil rights movement
Title
Lighting the fires of freedom
Title remainder
African American women in the civil rights movement
Statement of responsibility
Janet Dewart Bell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Through wide-ranging conversations with nine African American women, several now in their nineties with decades of untold stories, we hear what ignited and fueled their activism, as Bell vividly captures their inspiring voices"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bell, Janet Dewart
Dewey number
323.1196/0730082
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • African American women
  • Civil rights movements
  • United States
  • Civil rights workers
Label
Lighting the fires of freedom : African American women in the civil rights movement, Janet Dewart Bell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Leah Chase -- June Jackson Christmas -- Aileen Hernandez -- Diane Nash -- Judy Richardson -- Kathleen Cleaver -- Gay McDougall -- Gloria Richardson -- Myrlie Evers
Control code
on1004577976
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781620973356
Lccn
2017051225
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1004577976
Label
Lighting the fires of freedom : African American women in the civil rights movement, Janet Dewart Bell
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Leah Chase -- June Jackson Christmas -- Aileen Hernandez -- Diane Nash -- Judy Richardson -- Kathleen Cleaver -- Gay McDougall -- Gloria Richardson -- Myrlie Evers
Control code
on1004577976
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781620973356
Lccn
2017051225
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1004577976

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