By David S. Cecelski
The threatened last of Hyde County's black colleges collided with a wealthy and colourful academic historical past that had helped to maintain the black group because Reconstruction. As different southern university forums typically closed black faculties and displaced their academic leaders, Hyde County blacks started to worry that college desegregation was once undermining--rather than enhancing--this legacy. This ebook, then, is the tale of 1 county's outstanding fight for civil rights, yet while it explores the struggle for civil rights in all of japanese North Carolina and the dismantling of black schooling during the South.
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