Freedom Riders : 1961 and the struggle for racial justice / Raymond Arsenault.
Publication year: 2011
Edition: Abridged ed.
Publisher: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press,
ISBN: 9780199754311 (pbk.) : 0199754314 (pbk.) :
Previous ed.: 2006.
They were black and white, young and old, men and women. In the spring and summer of 1961, they put their lives on the line, riding buses through the American South to challenge segregation in interstate transport. In these pages, acclaimed historian Raymond Arsenault tells the story of the Freedom Riders.
Series: Pivotal moments in American history
352 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 24 cm.
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