The race beat the press, the civil rights struggle, and the awakening of a nation

Title The race beat the press, the civil rights struggle, and the awakening of a nation
Names Roberts, Gene.
Klibanoff, Hank.
Book Number DB065007
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation The authors detail the role of journalists, both black and white, who documented the struggle for civil rights in the American south--often at risk to their lives. Chronicles coverage of the Emmett Till lynching case, the Selma march, the Montgomery bus boycott, and sit-ins. Some strong language. Pulitzer Prize. 2006.
Narrator Bernson, Barry.
Local Subject Journalism & the Media - JOU
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Award-Winning Adult Books - AWA
Long Book - LO
Audience Notes Male narrator.
Pulitzer Prize winner.
Contains strong language.
LC Subject African Americans - Civil rights - History - 20th century
African Americans - Press coverage - History - 20th century
Race relations - Press coverage - United States
Call Number 070.4493058 ANF
Language English
Released 2006
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2006 (American Printing House for the Blind, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: 1st ed. New York : Knopf, c2006. 9780679403814
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