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CORE: A Study on the Civil Rights Movement 1942-1968

Author(s): August Meier, Elliot Rudwick

Illini Books, Urbana IL, 1975, pp. 563

Originally published: 1973

Extensive analysis of rise and fall of CORE drawing on interviews with key members and CORE archives. Covers the 1960 sit-ins, 1961 Freedom Ride, mass campaigns in 1963 to desegregate Southern cities, and the impact of black power ideology.