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A matter of justice : Eisenhower and the beginning of the Civil Rights revolution / David A. Nichols.

Author/creator Nichols, David A. (David Allen), 1939-
Format Book and Print
Edition1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Publication InfoNew York : Simon & Schuster, 2007.
Description353 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Supplemental Content Table of contents only
Supplemental Content Publisher description
Subject(s)
Contents The candidate -- Invoking federal authority -- The president and Brown -- A judiciary to enforce Brown -- The president and the chief justice -- Confronting southern resistance -- The Civil Rights Act of 1957 -- The Little Rock crisis -- Military intervention in Little Rock -- Rising expectations -- The final act -- Leading from Gettysburg -- Conclusion: A matter of justice.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Acquisitions source Joyner Rare copy gift of Gene and Susan Roberts, 2016.
LCCN 2007016867
ISBN9781416541509 (hardcover)
ISBN1416541500 (hardcover)

Available Items

Library Location Call Number Status Item Actions
Joyner General Stacks E 836 .N53 2007 ✔ Available Place Hold
Joyner Rare Collection E 836 .N53 2007 ✔ Available Request Material

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