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Published: 29 January 2016

378 Pages | 20 b/w

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

ISBN: 9780199371518

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Just Another Southern Town

Mary Church Terrell and the Struggle for Racial Justice in the Nation's Capital

Joan Quigley

  • The first trade book on District of Columbia v. John R. Thompson Co., Inc., a landmark case in the earliest days of the civil rights movement
  • Brings attention to the indomitable Mary Church Terrell, who has been overlooked by civil rights scholarship
  • A lively courtroom drama that considers questions of the Supreme Court's role as an arbiter of social change