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The Resource Pure fire : self-defense as activism in the civil rights era, Christopher B. Strain

Pure fire : self-defense as activism in the civil rights era, Christopher B. Strain

Label
Pure fire : self-defense as activism in the civil rights era
Title
Pure fire
Title remainder
self-defense as activism in the civil rights era
Statement of responsibility
Christopher B. Strain
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Strain, Christopher B.
Dewey number
323.1196/073
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.S913 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Self-defense
Label
Pure fire : self-defense as activism in the civil rights era, Christopher B. Strain
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0421/2004018178.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-245) and index
Contents
Introduction : pure fire -- Gon' be treated right : self-defense in black history -- The other cheek : the possibilities of nonviolence, 1955-1956 -- People with strength : questioning the nonviolent ideal, 1957-1962 -- We assert and affirm : self-defense finds a spokesman, 1963-1964 -- A brand new negro : self-defense in action, 1965-1966 -- Code 1199, officer needs help : rioting as self-defense in Watts, 1965 -- Blood to the horse's brow : self-defense used and abused, 1966-1968 -- Conclusion : the courage to talk back
Control code
13674100
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 254 p. :
Isbn
9780820326863
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004018178
Label
Pure fire : self-defense as activism in the civil rights era, Christopher B. Strain
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0421/2004018178.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-245) and index
Contents
Introduction : pure fire -- Gon' be treated right : self-defense in black history -- The other cheek : the possibilities of nonviolence, 1955-1956 -- People with strength : questioning the nonviolent ideal, 1957-1962 -- We assert and affirm : self-defense finds a spokesman, 1963-1964 -- A brand new negro : self-defense in action, 1965-1966 -- Code 1199, officer needs help : rioting as self-defense in Watts, 1965 -- Blood to the horse's brow : self-defense used and abused, 1966-1968 -- Conclusion : the courage to talk back
Control code
13674100
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 254 p. :
Isbn
9780820326863
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004018178

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