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Author Brauer, Carl M., 1946-

Title John F. Kennedy and the second reconstruction / Carl M. Brauer
Published New York : Columbia University Press, 1977


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 W'PONDS  973.922 Bra  AVAILABLE
Description xi, 396 pages ; 24 cm
Series Contemporary American history series
Contemporary American history series.
Contents A moderate in a moderate time -- The 1960 campaign: promises and compromises -- Leadership and caution in the White House -- Southern law enforcement policy -- A harder road -- The problem of federal protection -- The battle of Ole Miss -- Winter of discontent -- From Alabama to the second reconstruction -- Kennedy at the center -- Conclusion: John F. Kennedy and the second reconstruction
Summary Analyzes Kennedy's motives and assesses his accomplishments and short-comings in the area of Civil Rights
Analysis African Americans Civil rights
Geschichte 1961-1963
Kennedy, John F
United States Politics and government 1961-1963
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-379) and index
Subject Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963.
African Americans -- Civil rights.
African Americans.
Civil Rights.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1961-1963.
United States.
United States.
LC no. 76057686
ISBN 0231038623