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...

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Main Author: Fireside, Harvey.
Other Authors: Morial, Marc H.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : Carroll & Graf, 2004.
Edition:1st Carroll & Graf ed.
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Location: Circulating stacks

Call Number: KF223.P56 F57 2004
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