Separate and unequal : Homer Plessy and the Supreme Court decision that legalized racism /
When Homer A. Plessy, a New Orleans shoemaker, refused to move to the "Jim Crow" railroad car set aside for Negroes by state law, he initiated a lawsuit challenging the entire system of racial segregation. Fireside traces the roots of the Supreme Court decision that enshrined racial separa...
|Published:||New York : Carroll & Graf, 2004.|
|Edition:||1st Carroll & Graf ed.|
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