The Eyes Of Willie Mcgee

Author: Alex Heard
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061993565
Size: 33.46 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 7204
Download Read Online
The mysteries surrounding McGee's case live on in this provocative tale of justice in the Deep South.

Right To Revolt

Author: Patricia Michelle Boyett
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 1496804317
Size: 17.69 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 5365
Download Read Online
Heard, Through the Eyes of Willie McGee, 46, 109, 111–12. 29. Quoting McGee
Statement, 319–24. 30. Quoting ibid., 320–24. Mississippi v. McGee (1948),
transcript, 571– 77. For examinations of the power white men wielded over the
sexual color line, see McGuire, Dark End of the Street; Hall, Revolt against
Chivalry. 31. McGee Case Fact Sheet. Sanders interview and Mills, interview by
McGeeRobinson, RD; LLC, November 2, 5, 1945; Mississippi v. McGee (1945),
transcript, 19–23 ...

African American History Day By Day

Author: Karen Juanita Carrillo
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598843605
Size: 64.29 MB
Format: PDF
View: 4654
Download Read Online
The Eyes of Willie McGee: A Tragedy ofRace, Sex, and Secrets in theJim Crow
South. New York: Harper, 2010. The book provides a thorough examination of
the famed legal case that led to the death of Willie McGee. Levine, Suzanne and
Mary Thom. Bella Abzug: How One Tough Broadfrom the Bronx Fought Jim Crow
andJoe McCarthy, Pissed offJimmy Carter, Battledfor the Rights of Women and
Workers, Rallied Against War and for the Planet, and Shook Up Politics along the
Way: ...

Drummer Boy Willie Mcgee Civil War Hero And Fraud

Author: Thomas Fox
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786432896
Size: 24.34 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 6263
Download Read Online
Thomas, ¡947– Drummer boy Willie McGee, Civil War hero and fraud / Thomas
Fox; foreword by Joseph G. Bilby. p. cm. ... On the cover: The eyes of William J.
McGee, New York bartender who passed himself o› as the famous drummer boy;
Confederate drum (courtesy University of Tennessee, Frank H. McClung Museum
) Manufactured in the United States of America McFarland & Company, Inc.,
Publishers Box ...

The Mississippi Encyclopedia

Author: Ted Ownby
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 1496811593
Size: 53.44 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 269
Download Read Online
donated money to the campaign to “Save Willie McGee.” In France, Jean
Cocteau, Jean-Paul Sartre, Albert Camus, and Richard Wright organized a
demonstration on McGee's behalf, and various foreign governments sent letters
of protest to Pres. Harry S. Truman. ... that southern racism undermined the
American case for democracy. Kieran W. Taylor The Citadel Charles Grutzner,
New York Times (20 October 1952); Alex Heard, The Eyes of Willie McGee: A
Tragedy of Race, Sex, and ...

Das Rote Schaf Der Familie

Author: Susanne Kippenberger
Publisher: Hanser Berlin
ISBN: 3446246983
Size: 28.57 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 1473
Download Read Online
Jessica Mitford und ihre Schwestern Susanne Kippenberger. 257 »die größten
Männer«: Mrs. Gary in Barnes, Jessica Mitford (Film). 258 »Ich dachte, das ist«:
JM in ebenda. 260 »Für Mitford und ihre Truppe«: Heard, The Eyes of Willie
McGee, S. 297. 260 »Es war erschreckend«: JM in Landauer et al., Portrait of a
Muckraker (Film). 261 »wir haben also«: JM an LR , 2. April 1951, in Sussman,
Decca, S. 139. 10 Unamerikanische Umtriebe 264 »Augenblick entsetzlichen
Schreckens«: ...


Author: John Reynolds Gardiner
ISBN: 9783866151208
Size: 54.73 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 1502
Download Read Online
Der 10-jährige Willy - er bewirtschaftet zusammen mit seinem Grossvater eine kleine Kartoffelfarm in Wyoming - unternimmt mit seinem Hund Spürnase alles, um seinem kranken Grossvater den Lebensmut wiederzugeben.

The Economic Civil Rights Movement

Author: Michael Ezra
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136274758
Size: 27.79 MB
Format: PDF
View: 7707
Download Read Online
For a sampling of antiracist activities and black personalities at Wo—Chi—Ca,
see Levine and Gordon, Tales of Wo—Chi— Ca, 17—28, 55—71. Although
Levine and Gordon and others claim that Willie McGee's children attended the
camp, biographer Alex Heard could only find evidence of preparations to send
the McGee children to Camp Kinderland in the summer of 1950. Alex Heard, The
Eyes of Willie McGee: A Tragedy ofRace, Class, and Secrets in the ]im Crow
South (New ...

The Political Life Of Bella Abzug 1920 1976

Author: Alan H. Levy
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 0739181653
Size: 34.17 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 4568
Download Read Online
26; Alex Heard, The Eyes of Willie McGee (New York: Harper Collins Publishers,
2010), passim; NPR, May 7, 2010,
mediaPlayer.html?action=1&t=1&islist=false&id=126539134&m=126615083. 28.
Commonweal, vol. 54, May 25, 1951, p. 158; Sinclair Lewis, It Can't Happen Here
(Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1935), passim; Myrdal,
Gunnar, An American Dilemma; the Negro Problem and Modern Democracy (
New York, ...

Die Asche Meiner Mutter

Author: Frank McCourt
Publisher: Luchterhand Literaturverlag
ISBN: 3641118654
Size: 21.10 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 1074
Download Read Online
Schlimmer als die normale unglückliche Kindheit ist die unglückliche irische Kindheit, und noch schlimmer ist die unglückliche irische katholische Kindheit.« Frank McCourts Erinnerungen an seine Jugend in den 30er und 40er Jahren ...