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Author LaFayette, Bernard, Jr.
Title In peace and freedom : my journey in Selma / Bernard LaFayette Jr. and Kathryn Lee Johnson ; Foreword by Congressman John Robert Lewis ; Afterword by Raymond Arsenault.
Published Lexington, Kentucky : The University Press of Kentucky, [2013]
Book Cover

 Floor2  F334.S4 L34 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description xiv, 195 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates ; 24 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Series Civil rights and the struggle for Black equality in the twentieth century
Civil rights and the struggle for Black equality in the twentieth century.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prologue: The Road into Selma, Fall 1962 -- Preparing for Selma -- Shackles of Fear, Handcuffs of Hopelessness -- Preparing to Register to Vote -- Central Alabama Heats Up -- Mountains and Valleys -- The March from Selma to Montgomery -- Reflections on the Alabama Voter Registration Campaign -- Epilogue: The road out of Selma, March 1965 -- Appendixes -- A: Example of a Literacy Test for Registering to Vote -- B: Excerpt from President Lyndon B. Johnson's Special Message to the Congress: "The American Promise" -- C: Dr. King's Six Principles of Nonviolence Related to Selma -- D: Life Dates of Some Persons Referenced in the Book.
Subject LaFayette, Bernard, Jr.
Selma to Montgomery Rights March (1965 : Selma, Ala.)
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Alabama -- Selma -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Suffrage -- Alabama -- Selma -- History -- 20th century.
Selma (Ala.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
African American civil rights workers -- Biography.
United States -- Race relations -- Political aspects.
Related Names Johnson, Kathryn Lee, 1951-
ISBN 0813143861 hardcover alkaline paper
9780813143866 hardcover alkaline paper
9780813144344 (epub)
9780813144351 (pdf)
OCLC number 837142032