The Resource Freedom's main line : the journey of reconciliation and the freedom rides, Derek Charles Catsam

Freedom's main line : the journey of reconciliation and the freedom rides, Derek Charles Catsam

Label
Freedom's main line : the journey of reconciliation and the freedom rides
Title
Freedom's main line
Title remainder
the journey of reconciliation and the freedom rides
Statement of responsibility
Derek Charles Catsam
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1961, the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) and other civil rights groups began organizing the Freedom Rides. The Freedom Riders were volunteers of different backgrounds who travelled on buses throughout the American South to help enforce the Supreme Court ruling that had declared racial segregation on public transportation illegal. In Freedom's Main Line: The Journey of Reconciliation and the Freedom Rides, Derek Catsam shows how the Freedom Rides were crucial in raising awareness among decision makers and in bringing the realities of racial segregation into American homes through nationa
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Catsam, Derek
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.C295 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Civil rights and the struggle for Black equality in the twentieth century.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Freedom Rides (1961)
  • Freedom Rides, 1961
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights demonstrations
  • Segregation in transportation
  • Bürgerrechtsbewegung
  • Segregation <Soziologie>
  • Öffentliches Verkehrsmittel
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights demonstrations
  • Race relations
  • Segregation in transportation
  • Southern States
  • USA
  • Southern States
Label
Freedom's main line : the journey of reconciliation and the freedom rides, Derek Charles Catsam
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 381-403) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front cover; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Prologue; Introduction; 1. "We Challenged Jim Crow"; 2. Erasing the Badge of Inferiority; 3. "The Last Supper"; 4. "Hallelujah, I'm a Travelin'!"; 5. The Carolinas; 6. "Blazing Hell"; 7. The Magic City; 8. "I'm Riding the Front Seat to Montgomery This Time"; 9. "We've Come Too Far to Turn Back"; 10. Mississippi; 11. Jailed In; 12. Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 421 pages
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813125114
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008041540
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)213840175
  • (OCoLC)ocn213840175
Label
Freedom's main line : the journey of reconciliation and the freedom rides, Derek Charles Catsam
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 381-403) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front cover; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Prologue; Introduction; 1. "We Challenged Jim Crow"; 2. Erasing the Badge of Inferiority; 3. "The Last Supper"; 4. "Hallelujah, I'm a Travelin'!"; 5. The Carolinas; 6. "Blazing Hell"; 7. The Magic City; 8. "I'm Riding the Front Seat to Montgomery This Time"; 9. "We've Come Too Far to Turn Back"; 10. Mississippi; 11. Jailed In; 12. Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 421 pages
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813125114
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008041540
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)213840175
  • (OCoLC)ocn213840175

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