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Author Carmichael, Stokely.

Title Ready for revolution : the life and struggles of Stokely Carmichael (Kwame Ture) / Stokely Carmichael ; with Ekwueme Michael Thelwell.

Imprint New York : Scribner, c2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  323.1196073 C212Bc 2003    ---  Available
Description x, 835 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents Oriki : ancestors and roots -- The house at the forty-two steps -- A tale of two cities -- "A better neighborhood" -- Bronx science : young manhood -- Howard University : everything and its opposite -- NAG and the birth of SNCC -- Nonviolence : apprenticeship in struggle -- The great leap forward : the freedom rides -- Nashville : a new direction -- To school or not to school -- The hearts and minds of the student body -- Mississippi (1961-65) : going home -- A band of brothers, a circle of trust -- Of marches, coalitions, dreams, and ambulance chasing -- Summer '64 : ten dollars a day and all the sex you can handle -- They still didn't get it -- The unforeseen pitfalls of "success" American style -- Selma : crisis, chaos, opportunity -- Lowndes county : the roar of the panther -- "Magnified, scrutinized, criticized ..." -- "We gotta make this our Mississippi" -- Black power and its consequences -- Around the world in eighty days -- Mother Africa and her suffering children -- In that Ol' Brier patch -- Conakry, 1968 : home to Africa -- Cancer brings out the best in people -- A struggle on two fronts.
Subject Carmichael, Stokely.
African American civil rights workers -- Biography.
Civil rights workers -- United States -- Biography.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Added Author Thelwell, Michael.
ISBN 0684850036

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