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The Resource Unexampled courage : the blinding of Sgt. Isaac Woodard and the awakening of President Harry S. Truman and Judge J. Waties Waring, Richard Gergel

Unexampled courage : the blinding of Sgt. Isaac Woodard and the awakening of President Harry S. Truman and Judge J. Waties Waring, Richard Gergel

Label
Unexampled courage : the blinding of Sgt. Isaac Woodard and the awakening of President Harry S. Truman and Judge J. Waties Waring
Title
Unexampled courage
Title remainder
the blinding of Sgt. Isaac Woodard and the awakening of President Harry S. Truman and Judge J. Waties Waring
Statement of responsibility
Richard Gergel
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A nonfiction book detailing the case of Isaac Woodard, its influence on Judge J. Waties Waring, and how Waring went on to lay the groundwork for landmark civil rights rulings"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gergel, Richard
Dewey number
323.1196/073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.G377 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Waring, Julius Waties
  • Woodard, Isaac
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Trials
  • History
Label
Unexampled courage : the blinding of Sgt. Isaac Woodard and the awakening of President Harry S. Truman and Judge J. Waties Waring, Richard Gergel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: A collision of two worlds -- A tragic detour -- A wave of terror -- "The place was Batesburg" -- The bystander government -- "My God... we have to do something" -- The Isaac Woodard Road Show -- The gradualist -- "A baptism in racial prejudice" -- "I shall fight an evil like this" -- "We know the way. We need only the will!" -- Confronting the American dilemma -- There will be no fines -- Fighting the "battle royal" -- Driving the "last nail in the coffin of segregation" -- Conclusion: Unexampled courage
Control code
sky294674887
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
324 pages 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780374107895
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2018021690
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
nj 02/19
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Unexampled courage : the blinding of Sgt. Isaac Woodard and the awakening of President Harry S. Truman and Judge J. Waties Waring, Richard Gergel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: A collision of two worlds -- A tragic detour -- A wave of terror -- "The place was Batesburg" -- The bystander government -- "My God... we have to do something" -- The Isaac Woodard Road Show -- The gradualist -- "A baptism in racial prejudice" -- "I shall fight an evil like this" -- "We know the way. We need only the will!" -- Confronting the American dilemma -- There will be no fines -- Fighting the "battle royal" -- Driving the "last nail in the coffin of segregation" -- Conclusion: Unexampled courage
Control code
sky294674887
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
324 pages 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780374107895
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2018021690
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
nj 02/19
Other physical details
illustrations

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