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Author Lee, Helen Shores, 1941-
Title The gentle giant of Dynamite Hill : the untold story of Arthur Shores and his family's fight for civil rights / Helen Shores Lee & Barbara S. Shores ; with Denise George.
Published Grand Rapids, Mich. : Zondervan, c2012.
Book Cover

 Floor2  F334.B653 S465 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description 287 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary From the perspective of his daughters, chronicles the life of the civil rights attorney who, with his family, came under attack by the KKK in the 1960s for representing desegregation cases, the NAACP, and Martin Luther King, Jr.
Subject Shores, Arthur D. (Arthur Davis), 1904-1996.
African American lawyers -- Alabama -- Birmingham -- Biography.
Civil rights workers -- Alabama -- Birmingham -- Biography.
Civil rights movements -- Alabama -- Birmingham -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Alabama -- Birmingham -- History -- 20th century.
Birmingham (Ala.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
Birmingham (Ala.) -- Biography.
Related Names Shores, Barbara, 1945-
George, Denise.
ISBN 0310336201
OCLC number 783136969