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The Resource To tell the truth freely : the life of Ida B. Wells, Mia Bay

To tell the truth freely : the life of Ida B. Wells, Mia Bay

Label
To tell the truth freely : the life of Ida B. Wells
Title
To tell the truth freely
Title remainder
the life of Ida B. Wells
Statement of responsibility
Mia Bay
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A profile of the civil rights pioneer traces her early life in Mississippi and Tennessee, her campaign for justice after being forced to give up her train seat in 1883, and her journalism work to fight lynching and racial injustice
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
299990
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bay, Mia
Dewey number
  • 323.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.97.W55
LC item number
B39 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wells-Barnett, Ida B
  • African American women civil rights workers
  • Civil rights workers
  • African American women educators
  • African American women journalists
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Lynching
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life of Ida B. Wells
Label
To tell the truth freely : the life of Ida B. Wells, Mia Bay
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-357) 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.
Contents
Introduction: "If Iola were a man" -- Coming of age in Mississippi -- Walking in Memphis -- The lynching at the curve -- Exile -- Capturing the attention of the "civilized world" -- "Although a busy woman, she has found the time to marry" -- Challenging Washington, D.C.--and Booker T. -- Reforming Chicago -- Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty
Control code
180751473
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 374 pages
Isbn
9780809095292
Lccn
2008047116
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
To tell the truth freely : the life of Ida B. Wells, Mia Bay
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-357) 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.
Contents
Introduction: "If Iola were a man" -- Coming of age in Mississippi -- Walking in Memphis -- The lynching at the curve -- Exile -- Capturing the attention of the "civilized world" -- "Although a busy woman, she has found the time to marry" -- Challenging Washington, D.C.--and Booker T. -- Reforming Chicago -- Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty
Control code
180751473
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 374 pages
Isbn
9780809095292
Lccn
2008047116
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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