The daughter of a poor black Mississippi sharecropper shares her remembrances of coming of age at the height of the civil rights struggle, watching her father--a former soldier--become a schoolteacher while Mississippi burned with white rage and the struggle for equal rights all around them.
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Published December 31, 1998
by University Press of Mississippi.
Biographies & Memoirs, Political & Social Sciences, Travel, History.