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text Julius Chambers : a life in the legal struggle for civil rights

Summary
Born in the hamlet of Mount Gilead, North Carolina, Julius Chambers escaped the fetters of the Jim Crow South to emerge in the 1960s and 1970s as the nation's leading African American civil rights attorney. Following passage of the Civil Rights Ac... Read more
Contents
Child of the Jim Crow South -- Julius Chambers emerges -- Julius Chambers in New York -- Launching the North Carolina campaign, 1964-1965 -- Changing Charlotte -- Fighting the uneven battle: the YMCA cases and Wooten v. Moore -- Creating LDF South... Read more
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Description
395 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Publisher
The University of North Carolina Press 2016

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TADL-WOOD 921 CHAMBERS, JULIUS ROS in Adult Non-fiction Available

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