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The Resource Climbin' Jacob's ladder : the Black freedom movement writings of Jack O'Dell, edited and introduced by Nikhil Pal Singh

Climbin' Jacob's ladder : the Black freedom movement writings of Jack O'Dell, edited and introduced by Nikhil Pal Singh

Label
Climbin' Jacob's ladder : the Black freedom movement writings of Jack O'Dell
Title
Climbin' Jacob's ladder
Title remainder
the Black freedom movement writings of Jack O'Dell
Statement of responsibility
edited and introduced by Nikhil Pal Singh
Title variation
Climbing Jacob's ladder
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book collects for the first time the black freedom movement writings of Jack O'Dell and restores one of the great unsung heroes of the civil rights movement to his rightful place in the historical record. Climbin' Jacob's Ladder puts O'Dell's historically significant essays in context and reveals how he helped shape the civil rights movement. From his early years in the 1940s National Maritime Union, to his pioneering work in the early 1960s with Martin Luther King Jr., to his international efforts for the Rainbow Coalition during the 1980s, O'Dell was instrumental in the development of t
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Dell, Jack
Dewey number
323.1196/073
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.O29 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Singh, Nikhil Pal
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • African Americans
  • United States
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Social conditions
  • United States
Label
Climbin' Jacob's ladder : the Black freedom movement writings of Jack O'Dell, edited and introduced by Nikhil Pal Singh
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1, Tracing the Freedomway. Report on voter registration work, Southern Christian Leadership Conference ; Foundations of racism in American life ; Editorial, Freedomways special issue on Mississippi ; The threshold of a new reconstruction ; A colonized people ; The July rebellions and the "military state" ; Climbin' Jacob's ladder : the life and times of the freedom movement ; Charleston's legacy to the poor people's campaign ; Report of the acting executive director, Southern Christian Leadership Conference ; A rock in a weary lan' : Paul Robeson's leadership and "the movement" in the decade before Montgomery ; An assessment : push's first five years and its next five ; On the transition from civil rights to civil equality ; The rainbow coalition : organizational principles -- pt. 2, Contemporary reflections ; Democracy charter ; Reclaiming the second reconstruction: democracy, class, and the social transformation of the United States
Control code
592756348
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 319 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520945067
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 236002
  • 22573/cttsx92q
  • 1c75e9a4-4d0e-459c-9743-0f7113a8d400
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)592756348
Label
Climbin' Jacob's ladder : the Black freedom movement writings of Jack O'Dell, edited and introduced by Nikhil Pal Singh
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1, Tracing the Freedomway. Report on voter registration work, Southern Christian Leadership Conference ; Foundations of racism in American life ; Editorial, Freedomways special issue on Mississippi ; The threshold of a new reconstruction ; A colonized people ; The July rebellions and the "military state" ; Climbin' Jacob's ladder : the life and times of the freedom movement ; Charleston's legacy to the poor people's campaign ; Report of the acting executive director, Southern Christian Leadership Conference ; A rock in a weary lan' : Paul Robeson's leadership and "the movement" in the decade before Montgomery ; An assessment : push's first five years and its next five ; On the transition from civil rights to civil equality ; The rainbow coalition : organizational principles -- pt. 2, Contemporary reflections ; Democracy charter ; Reclaiming the second reconstruction: democracy, class, and the social transformation of the United States
Control code
592756348
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 319 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520945067
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 236002
  • 22573/cttsx92q
  • 1c75e9a4-4d0e-459c-9743-0f7113a8d400
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)592756348

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