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Carry me home Birmingham, Alabama, the climactic battle of the civil rights revolution by Diane McWhorter

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Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English



  • Birmingham (Ala.),
  • Alabama,
  • Birmingham


  • African Americans -- Civil rights -- Alabama -- Birmingham -- History -- 20th century,
  • Civil rights movements -- Alabama -- Birmingham -- History -- 20th century,
  • Birmingham (Ala.) -- Race relations

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementDiane McWhorter.
LC ClassificationsF334.B69 N449 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination701 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages701
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6791008M
ISBN 100684807475
LC Control Number00053827

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