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Books of “Civil Rights Movement”


Black Power
Clar, D. The Eyes on the Prize Civil Rights Reader: Documents, Speeches, and Firsthand Accounts from the Black Freedom Struggle, (Penguin (Non-Classics), 1991)
Joseph, Peniel E. Black Power Movement: Rethinking the Civil Rights-Black Power Era, (Routledge, 2006) 
Ogbar, Jeffrey O. G. Black Power: Radical Politics and African American Identity (Reconfiguring American Political History), (The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2005)
 
Martin Luther King Jr.
Branch, Taylor. Pillar of Fire : America in the King Years 1963-65 (America in the King Years), (Simon & Schuster, 1999)
King, Jr., Martin Luther. I Have a Dream: Writings and Speeches That Changed the World, Special 75th Anniversary Edition, (HarperOne, 1992)
King, Jr., Martin Luther., Clayborne Carson ed. The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr., (Grand Central Publishing, 2001)
King, Jr., Martin Luther., James M. Washington Ed. A Testament of Hope : The Essential Writings and Speeches of Martin Luther King, Jr., (Amazon Remainders Account, 1990)
Sunnemark, Fredrik.  Ring Out Freedom!: The Voice of Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Making of the Civil Rights Movement, (Indiana University Press,2003)
 
Woman in the Civil Rights Movement
Collier-Thomas, Bettye., V. P. Franklin. ed.  Sisters in the Struggle : African-American Women in the Civil Rights-Black Power Movement, (New York University Press,2001)
Crawford Vicki L., Jacqueline Anne Rouse, and Barbara Woods, Women in the Civil Rights Movement: Trailblazers and Torchbearers, 1941-1965 (Blacks in the Diaspora)  (Indiana University Press October 1993)
Lee, Chana Kai. For Freedom's Sake: The Life of Fannie Lou Hamer (Women in American History), (University of Illinois Press, 2000)
Ling, Peter J., Sharon Monteith.  Gender and the Civil Rights Movement, (Rutgers University Press, 2004)
Olson, Lynne.  Freedom's Daughters: The Unsung Heroines of the Civil Rights Movement from 1830 to 1970, (Scribner, 2002)
Vivian, Octavia.  Coretta: The Story of Coretta Scott King, (Augsburg Fortress Publishers, 2006)
White, Deborah Gray.  Too Heavy a Load: Black Women in Defense of Themselves : 1894-1994, (W. W. Norton & Company, 2000)
 
Other Related Books
Bolton, Charles C. The Hardest Deal of All: The Battle over School Integration in Mississippi, 1870-1980, (University Press of Mississippi, 2005)
Bullard, Sara.  Free At Last: A History of the Civil Rights Movement and Those Who Died in the Struggle, (Oxford University Press, USA, 1994)
D'Angelo, Raymond. The American Civil Rights Movement: Readings and Interpretations (McGraw-Hill/Dushkin; 1 edition, 2000)
Davis, Jack E. ed., The Civil Rights Movement (Blackwell Readers in American Social and Cultural History) (Blackwell Publishing, 2000)
Dittmer, John. Local People: The Struggle for Civil Rights in Mississippi (Blacks in the New World), (University of Illinois Press, 1995)
Hall, Simon. Peace and Freedom: The Civil Rights and Antiwar Movements in the 1960s (Politics and Culture in Modern America), (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2006)
Hampton, Henry., Steve Fayer, Sarah Flynn.  Voices of Freedom: An Oral History of the Civil Rights Movement from the 1950s Through the 1980s, (Bantam, 1991)
Lawson, Steven F.  Debating the Civil Rights Movement, 1945-1968 (Debating 20th Century America)  (Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 2006)
Lewis, John., Michael D’Orso.  Walking with the Wind: A Memoir of the Movement, (Harvest Books, 1999)
Morris, Aldon D.  Origins of the Civil Rights Movements (Free Press, 1996)
Payne, Charles M. I've Got the Light of Freedom: The Organizing Tradition and the Mississippi Freedom Struggle, (University of California Press, March 2007)
Riches, William T. Martin.  The Civil Rights Movement: Struggle and Resistance, Second Edition (Studies in Contemporary History), (Palgrave Macmillan, 2004)
Roberts, Gene., Hank Klibanoff.  The Race Beat: The Press, the Civil Rights Struggle, and the Awakening of a Nation, (Knopf, 2006)
Romano, Renee Christine.  The Civil Rights Movement in American Memory, (University of Georgia Press, 2006)
Williams, Juan. Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Years, 1954-1965 (African American History (Penguin)), (Penguin (Non-Classics), 1988)

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