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Eisenhower vs. Warren : the battle for civil rights and liberties / James F. Simon.

Simon, James F., (author.).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main 347.73 SIM (Text) 36803001051429 NONFIC Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 347.7326 Simon (Text) 31208912568260 new non-fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780871407559
  • Physical Description: xvii, 427 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W. W. Norton & Company, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 389-412) and index.
Summary, etc.:
Traces the bitter 1950s rivalry between President Eisenhower and Chief Justice Earl Warren and how it framed the tumultuous future of the modern civil rights movement, sharing insights into their respective beliefs about gradual versus immediate change and how their complicated political and personal differences continue to reverberate today.
Subject: Warren, Earl, 1891-1974.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969.
School integration > United States > History > 20th century.
African Americans > Civil rights > History > 20th century.
Civil rights movements > United States > History > 20th century.
United States > Politics and government > 1953-1961.

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