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Fires of freedom

by Jerry Pournelle

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Published by Baen Books in Riverdale, NY, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJerry Pournelle.
ContributionsPournelle, Jerry, 1933-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3566.O815 B57 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23081023M
ISBN 101416591613
LC Control Number2009005284
OCLC/WorldCa244061619

Information about the book, Lighting the Fires of Freedom: African American Women in the Civil Rights Movement: the Nonfiction, Hardcover, by Janet Dewart Bell (The New Press, . “If the fires of freedom and civil liberties burn low in other lands they must be made brighter in our own. If in other lands the press and books and literature of all kinds are censored we must redouble our efforts here to keep them free.

In Lighting the Fires of Freedom Janet Dewart Bell shines a light on women’s all-too-often overlooked achievements in the Movement. Through wide-ranging conversations with nine women, several now in their nineties with decades of untold stories, we hear what ignited and fueled their activism, as Bell vividly captures their inspiring voices.   Lighting the Fires of Freedom (Hardcover) African American Women in the Civil Rights Movement. By Janet Dewart Bell. New Press, , pp. Publication Date: May 8, Other Editions of This Title: Paperback (1/7/) MP3 CD (7/31/).

  Julianne Malveaux is a Washington, D.C.-based economist, author and former president of Bennett College. Her latest book is, “Are We Better Off: Race, Obama and Public Policy.”. In Lighting the Fires of Freedom: African American Women in the Civil Rights Movement (The New Press, ), Dr. Janet Dewart Bell provides an oral history of nine women who bare their souls as they speak of their lives as activists, their challenges, the nature of movements and more importantly what it has been to be a woman in the Civil Rights Movement.


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