xxv, 483 pages : illustrations,  pages of plates ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
The strange career of Jim Crow : the early civil rights movement in Tennessee, 1935-1950 We are not afraid! : Brown and Jim Crow schools in Tennessee Hell no, we won't integrate : continuing school desegregation in Tennessee Keep Memphis down in Dixie : sit-in demonstrations and desegregation of public facilities Let nobody turn me around : sit-ins and public demonstrations continue to spread The King God didn't save : the movement turns violent in Tennessee The Black Republicans : civil rights and politics in Tennessee The Black Democrats : civil rights and politics in Tennessee The frustrated fellowship : civil rights and African American politics in Tennessee Make Tennessee state equivalent to UT for white students : desegregation of higher education After Geier and the merger : desegregation of higher education in Tennessee continues Don't you wish you were white? : the conclusion.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -468) and index.