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Title African Americans against the bomb : nuclear weapons, colonialism, and the Black freedom movement / Vincent J. Intondi.

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 Purdy-Kresge Library  E 185.61 .I64 2014    CHECKED IN
Description xi, 207 pages ; 23 cm.
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unmediated n rdamedia
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Series Stanford nuclear age series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-192) and index.
Contents The response to the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki -- "We will not go quietly into the night" : fighting for peace and freedom during the McCarthy era -- "Links in the same chain" : civil rights, anticolonialism, and the bomb in Africa -- "Desegregation not disintegration" : the Black freedom movement, Vietnam, and nuclear weapons -- "From civil rights to human rights" : African American activism in the post-Vietnam era -- A new START : nuclear disarmament in the age of Obama.
Subject African American political activists -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Antinuclear movement -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Anti-imperialist movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989.
Added Title Stuart L. Bernath Memorial Collection.
Standard No. 880237418 902155732
ISBN 9780804789424 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0804789428 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780804792752 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
0804792755 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
UPC # 40024466828
OCLC # 889324086
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