Local People: The Struggle for Civil Rights in Mississippi (Blacks in the New World) (Paperback)

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Local People: The Struggle for Civil Rights in Mississippi (Blacks in the New World) (Paperback)

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Winner of the Bancroft Prize, the Lillian Smith Book Award, the Mississippi Historical Society McLemore Prize, the Herbert G. Gutman Prize and the Gustavus Myers Center for Study of Human Rights Outstanding Book Prize.

Publication of this book was supported by a grant from DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana.
John Dittmer, a professor of history at DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana, is the author of Black Georgia in the Progressive Era, 1900-1920. From 1967 to 1979 he taught history at Tougaloo College in Mississippi.
 
Product Details ISBN: 9780252065071
ISBN-10: 0252065077
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Publication Date: May 1st, 1995
Pages: 560
Language: English
Series: Blacks in the New World
Winner of the Bancroft Prize, the Lillian Smith Book Award, the Mississippi Historical Society McLemore Prize, the Herbert G. Gutman Prize and the Gustavus Myers Center for Study of Human Rights Outstanding Book Prize.