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Bending toward justice : the Birmingham church bombing that changed the course of civil rights / U.S. Senator Doug Jones with Greg Truman.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250201447
  • ISBN: 1250201446
  • Physical Description: xix, 363 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : All Points Books, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: the arc of history -- The bombing -- Baxley -- Langford -- The job -- Rudolph -- Grand juries -- Sucker punched -- Blanton -- Politics & dementia -- Cherry -- Epiphanies 369 chapter twelve: honoring the children -- One more chance -- Connecting the dots.
Summary, etc.:
"The story of the decades-long fight to bring justice to the victims of the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing, culminating in Sen. Doug Jones' prosecution of the last living bombers. Bending Toward Justice is a dramatic and compulsively readable account of a key moment in our long national struggle for equality, related by an author who played a major role in these events. A distinguished work of legal and personal history, the book is destined to take its place alongside other canonical civil rights histories like Parting the Waters and Mississippi Burning"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Jones, Doug (G. Douglas), 1954-
Trials (Murder) > Alabama > Birmingham.
16th Street Baptist Church Bombing, Birmingham, Ala., 1963
African Americans > Civil rights > Alabama > Birmingham > History.
Birmingham (Ala.) > Race relations > History.

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