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The Resource The spies of Mississippi : the true story of the spy network that tried to destroy the civil rights movement, by Rick Bowers

The spies of Mississippi : the true story of the spy network that tried to destroy the civil rights movement, by Rick Bowers

Label
The spies of Mississippi : the true story of the spy network that tried to destroy the civil rights movement
Title
The spies of Mississippi
Title remainder
the true story of the spy network that tried to destroy the civil rights movement
Statement of responsibility
by Rick Bowers
Title variation
Spies Mississippi
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Utilizing primary source materials, the writings and oral histories of Mississippi civil rights leaders and interviews with surviving activists, the author brings to light the secret efforts of spies who tried to block the voting rights of African-Americans during the Civil Rights era
Summary
In the 1950s and 1960s, the Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission compiled secret files on more than 87,000 private citizens in the most extensive state spying program in U.S. history. Its mission: to save segregation
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343571
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
323.1196/0730762
Index
index present
Intended audience
NC 1290
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
LC call number
E185.93.M6
LC item number
B69 2010
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1290
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 6
  • 10
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 10.1
  • 11.
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True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
Target audience
adolescent
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the true story of the spy agency that tried to destroy the Civil Rights movement
Label
The spies of Mississippi : the true story of the spy network that tried to destroy the civil rights movement, by Rick Bowers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
320187237
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
vii, 120 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781426305955
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009018944
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The spies of Mississippi : the true story of the spy network that tried to destroy the civil rights movement, by Rick Bowers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
320187237
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
vii, 120 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781426305955
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009018944
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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