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Historical influence : reading Georgia Powers as a grassroots civil rights leader in the rough business of Kentucky politics / Anne B. Onyekwuluje.

Author/Creator:
Onyekwuluje, Anne B., 1957-
Publication:
Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, c2011.
Format/Description:
Book
xxiii, 169 p., [10] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Powers, Georgia Davis, 1923-
Kentucky. General Assembly. Senate -- Biography.
African American women legislators -- Kentucky -- Biography.
Women legislators -- Kentucky -- Biography.
Legislators -- Kentucky -- Biography.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Kentucky -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights movements -- Kentucky -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Kentucky -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Kentucky -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Contents:
A hunger for justice
The civil rights movement and other influences
As senator
Legislation
Living out Wells' political thinking and Martineau's socio-political vision
Perspective
Feminist advocacy and activism.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Charles Wendell David Library Fund.
Contributor:
Charles Wendell David Library Fund.
ISBN:
0739150987
9780739150986 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780739150993 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0739150995 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Publisher no.:
99945215477
Web link:
The Charles Wendell David Library Fund Home Page
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