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The Resource Ida : a sword among lions : Ida B. Wells and the campaign against lynching, Paula J. Giddings

Ida : a sword among lions : Ida B. Wells and the campaign against lynching, Paula J. Giddings

Label
Ida : a sword among lions : Ida B. Wells and the campaign against lynching
Title
Ida
Title remainder
a sword among lions : Ida B. Wells and the campaign against lynching
Statement of responsibility
Paula J. Giddings
Title variation
  • Sword among lions
  • Ida B. Wells and the campaign against lynching
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the life and legacy of the nineteenth-century activist and pioneer, documenting her birth into slavery, her career as a journalist and a pioneer for civil rights and suffrage, and her determination to counter lynching
Member of
Award
  • BCALA Literary Award for Nonfiction, 2009.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Biography, 2008.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
253418
Cataloging source
DLC
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Giddings, Paula
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Black Writers Collection
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  • Wells-Barnett, Ida B
  • Wells-Barnett, Ida B
  • African American women
  • Social reformers
  • Lynching
  • Civil rights workers
  • African American women social reformers
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • African American women
  • Race relations
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • African American women social reformers
  • Civil rights workers
  • Social reformers
  • Lynching
  • Black Writers Collection
  • United States
  • United States
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a sword among lions : Ida B. Wells and the campaign against lynching
Label
Ida : a sword among lions : Ida B. Wells and the campaign against lynching, Paula J. Giddings
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 733-766) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Holly Springs -- The new city and the ladies' car -- A breath of life, a winter of discontent -- Love and trouble -- A race in my arms -- City of the three murdered men -- Exodus -- "The truth about lynching" -- The loveliest lynchee was our Lord -- Light from a human torch -- St. Joan and Old Man Eloquent -- Exile no more -- "Let us confer together" -- Undivided duty -- Mobocracy in America -- Bull in the china shop -- Chicago and the wizard -- Calls -- Smoldering bridges -- The ladies' band -- The Alpha Suffrage Club -- Unsafe for democracy -- Known race agitator -- Prisoners of war -- Unfriendly takeovers -- The price of liberty
Dimensions
21 or 23 cm
Edition
First Amistad paperback edition.
Extent
xiv, 800 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780060519216
Lccn
2012371074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)312442143
  • 192488
Label
Ida : a sword among lions : Ida B. Wells and the campaign against lynching, Paula J. Giddings
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 733-766) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Holly Springs -- The new city and the ladies' car -- A breath of life, a winter of discontent -- Love and trouble -- A race in my arms -- City of the three murdered men -- Exodus -- "The truth about lynching" -- The loveliest lynchee was our Lord -- Light from a human torch -- St. Joan and Old Man Eloquent -- Exile no more -- "Let us confer together" -- Undivided duty -- Mobocracy in America -- Bull in the china shop -- Chicago and the wizard -- Calls -- Smoldering bridges -- The ladies' band -- The Alpha Suffrage Club -- Unsafe for democracy -- Known race agitator -- Prisoners of war -- Unfriendly takeovers -- The price of liberty
Dimensions
21 or 23 cm
Edition
First Amistad paperback edition.
Extent
xiv, 800 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780060519216
Lccn
2012371074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)312442143
  • 192488

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