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Plessy v. Ferguson : race and inequality in Jim Crow America /

"Six decades before Rosa Parks boarded her fateful bus, another traveler in the Deep South tried to strike a blow against racial discrimination--but ultimately fell short of that goal, leading to the Supreme Court's landmark 1896 decision in Plessy v. Ferguson. Now Williamjames Hull Hoffer...

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Main Author: Hoffer, Williamjames.
Format: Book
Published: Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, c2012.
Series:Landmark law cases & American society.
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Table of Contents:
  • The Crescent City
  • An odious law
  • The long road to the high court
  • A segregated court
  • Plessy's world.