We had sneakers, they had guns

the kids who fought for civil rights in Mississippi
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Syracuse University Press , Syruacuse, N.Y
Sugarman, Tracy, -- 1921-, Civil rights workers -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century, Civil rights movements -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century, Civil rights workers -- Mississippi -- Biography, African Americans -- Civil rights -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century, Mississippi -- Race relations -- History -- 20th ce
StatementTracy Sugarman.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE185.93.M6 S887 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23079997M
ISBN 139780815609384
LC Control Number2009004618

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Blending oral history with memoir, We Had Sneakers, They Had Guns draws the reader into the lives of the activists, showing their passion and naïveté, the bravery of the civil rights leaders, and.

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