To Keep the Waters Troubled The Life of Ida B. Wells

ISBN-10: 0195139275

ISBN-13: 9780195139273

Edition: 2000

Authors: Linda O. McMurry

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Ida B. Wells was a prominent African American famous for her crusade against lynching in the 1890s. This biography of Wells tells the story of her battle for justice for African American men and women from its beginnings in Tennessee.
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List price: $49.95
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/14/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 416
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.518
Language: English

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