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The Voting Rights Act of 1965

By Laurie Collier Hillstrom, 1965-

''Explains the events that led to the Voting Rights Act of 1965. Details both the racial discrimination and violence that pervaded the South and the civil rights protests that changed American voting rights. Features include a narrative overview, biographi
Title: The Voting Rights Act of 1965
Author: Hillstrom, Laurie Collier
Publisher: Omnigraphics Inc
Publication Date: 2008/10/31
Number of Pages: 244
Binding Type: HARDCOVER
Library of Congress: 2008038392

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9780780810488


Format: Book
Author: Hillstrom, Laurie Collier, 1965-
Summary: "Explains the events that led to the Voting Rights Act of 1965. Details both the racial discrimination and violence that pervaded the South and the civil rights protests that changed American voting rights. Features include a narrative overview, biographies, primary source documents, chronology, glossary, bibliography, and index"--Provided by publisher.
Title: The Voting Rights Act of 1965 / Laurie Collier Hillstrom.
Publisher Date: Detroit, MI : Omnigraphics, c2009.
Subject: United States. Voting Rights Act of 1965 African Americans -- Suffrage Suffrage -- United States Election law -- United States United States -- Politics and government -- 1963-1969
Isbn: 9780780810488 (hardcover : alk. paper) 0780810481 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 1
Call Number: 324.62 Hil
Oclc: 231895242
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Bib Id: 319364

Format: Book
Author: Hillstrom, Laurie Collier, 1965-
Summary: "Explains the events that led to the Voting Rights Act of 1965. Details both the racial discrimination and violence that pervaded the South and the civil rights protests that changed American voting rights. Features include a narrative overview, biographies, primary source documents, chronology, glossary, bibliography, and index"--Provided by publisher.
Title: The Voting Rights Act of 1965 / Laurie Collier Hillstrom.
Publisher, Date: Detroit, MI : Omnigraphics, c2009.
Description: xii, 244 p. : ill ; 24 cm.
Series: Defining moments
Series: Defining moments
Subjects: United States. Voting Rights Act of 1965
Subjects: African Americans -- Suffrage
Subjects: Suffrage -- United States
Subjects: Election law -- United States
Subjects: United States -- Politics and government -- 1963-1969
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-233) and index.
Contents: The Jim Crow South -- Boycotts, sit-ins, and freedom rides -- The march on Washington -- Freedom Summer -- Showdown in Selma -- The Voting Rights Act becomes law -- Legacy of the Voting Rights Act.
LCCN: 2008038392
ISBN: 9780780810488 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0780810481 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 1
Call Number: 324.62 Hil