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Author Williams, Jakobi.
Title From the bullet to the ballot : the Illinois Chapter of the Black Panther Party and racial coalition politics in Chicago / by Jakobi Williams.
Published Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2013.
Book Cover
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Floor2  F548.9.N4 W55 2013    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xvi, 285 p. ; 25 cm.
Series John Hope Franklin series in African American history and culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-277) and index.
Contents Introduction : the Illinois Chapter of the Black Panther Party speaks for itself -- The political and social climate of Black Chicago, 1900-1970 -- The Illinois Chapter of the Black Panther Party -- Chicago and Oakland : a comparative analysis of the Illinois Chapter of the Black Panther Party and national headquarters -- The original rainbow coalition -- Law enforcement repression and the assassination of chairman Fred Hampton -- The legacy of the Illinois Chapter of the Black Panther Party.
Subject Black Panther Party. Illinois Chapter.
Black power -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights movements -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 20th century.
Hampton, Fred, 1948-1969.
Chicago (Ill.) -- Politics and government -- 1951-
Chicago (Ill.) -- Race relations.
ISBN 0807838160 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780807838167 (cloth : alk. paper)
Standard # 40021980273
OCLC number 802183158