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Author Biondi, Martha.

Title To stand and fight : the struggle for civil rights in postwar New York City / Martha Biondi
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2003

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 MELB  323.09747 Bio/Tsa  AVAILABLE
Description 360 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Prologue: The Rise of the Struggle for Negro Rights -- 1. Jobs for All -- 2. Black Mobilization and Civil Rights Politics -- 3. Lynching, Northern Style -- 4. Desegregating the Metropolis -- 5. Dead Letter Legislation -- 6. An Unnatural Division of People -- 7. Anticommunism and Civil Rights -- 8. The Paradoxical Effects of the Cold War -- 9. Racial Violence in the Free World -- 10. Lift Every Voice and Vote -- 11. Resisting Resegregation -- 12. To Stand and Fight -- Epilogue: Another Kind of America
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page) and index
Subject African Americans -- Civil rights -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights movements -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
New York (N.Y.) -- Race relations.
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 1898-1951.
LC no. 2002191261
ISBN 0674010604 (alk. paper)
9780674019829 (paperback)