Journals Higher Education



Published: 11 March 2011

320 Pages | 15 b/w halftones, 3 line drawings

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199754311

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Freedom Riders

1961 and the Struggle for Racial Justice

Abridged Edition

Raymond Arsenault

  • The official tie-in edition to the PBS "American Experience" film, airing in May 2011
  • The landmark, definitive account of the "freedom rides" of Spring and Summer of 1961, a crucial development in the American Civil Rights movement
  • An entirely revised and shortened edition of the original work, published to outstanding acclaim in 2007
  • Part of Oxford's acclaimed, bestselling "Pivotal Moments in American History" series

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