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Review: Women in the Civil Rights Movement: Trailblazers and Torchbearers, 1941-1965User Review - Kristin - Goodreads
This is a collection of essays about women, mostly black women, who held leadership positions various organizations active in the Civil Rights Movement. Because it is a collection of essays by various ... Read full review
Review: Women in the Civil Rights Movement: Trailblazers and Torchbearers, 1941-1965User Review - Goodreads
Another great work on Black women in the civil rights movement. These lesser known women like Septima Clark Gloria Richarson and Modjeska Simpkins were local activists whose efforts prepared their ...
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