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Author McGuire, Danielle L.
Title At the dark end of the street : black women, rape, and resistance--a new history of the civil rights movement from Rosa Parks to the rise of black power / Danielle L. McGuire.
Imprint New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2010.
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Edition 1st ed.
Description xxii, 324 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]-309) and index.
Contents "They'd kill me if I told" -- "Negroes every day are being molested" -- "Walking in pride and dignity" -- "There's open season on Negroes now" -- "It was like all of us had been raped" -- "A black woman's body was never hers alone" -- Sex and civil rights -- "Power to the ice pick!" -- Epilogue: "we all lived in fear for years."
Subject African American women -- Civil rights -- Alabama -- History -- 20th century.
African American women -- Violence against -- Alabama -- History -- 20th century.
Rape -- Political aspects -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights movements -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.
Southern States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.
LCCN 2010012072
ISBN 9780307269065
Branch Call Number 323.1196 M
Research Call Number Sc E 10-1443