The Resource Elizabeth and Hazel : two women of Little Rock, David Margolick, (electronic resource)

Elizabeth and Hazel : two women of Little Rock, David Margolick, (electronic resource)

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Elizabeth and Hazel : two women of Little Rock
Title
Elizabeth and Hazel
Title remainder
two women of Little Rock
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David Margolick
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Language
eng
Summary
The names Elizabeth Eckford and Hazel Bryan Massery may not be well known, but the image of them from September 1957 surely is: a black high school girl, dressed in white, walking stoically in front of Little Rock Central High School, and a white girl standing directly behind her, face twisted in hate, screaming racial epithets. This famous photograph captures the full anguish of desegregation in Little Rock and throughout the South, and an epic moment in the civil rights movement. In this gripping book, David Margolick tells the remarkable story of two separate lives unexpectedly braided together. He explores how the haunting picture of Elizabeth and Hazel came to be taken, its significance in the wider world, and why, for the next half-century, neither woman has ever escaped from its long shadow. He recounts Elizabeth's struggle to overcome the trauma of her hate-filled school experience, and Hazel's long efforts to atone for a fateful, horrible mistake. The book follows the painful journey of the two as they progress from apology to forgiveness to reconciliation and, amazingly, to friendship. This friendship floundered, then collapsed-perhaps inevitably-over the same fissures and misunderstandings that continue to permeate American race relations more than half a century after the unforgettable photograph at Little Rock. And yet, as Margolick explains, a bond between Elizabeth and Hazel, silent but complex, endures
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Midwest
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Margolick, David
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Read by Carrington MacDuffie
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1958-
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MacDuffie, Carrington
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  • School integration
  • Interracial friendship
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adult
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Elizabeth and Hazel : two women of Little Rock, David Margolick, (electronic resource)
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MWT11195847
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (480 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781452624181
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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digital.
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MWT11195847
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sound
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digital recording
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other
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11195847
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Elizabeth and Hazel : two women of Little Rock, David Margolick, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11195847
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (480 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781452624181
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11195847
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unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11195847
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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