Better Day Coming
Blacks and Equality 1890-2000
ISBN10: 0142001295 ISBN13: 9780142001295 Publisher: Penguin Group USA Published: Jul 1 2002 Weight: 0.85lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.50" Depth: 1.00" Language: English
Traces the efforts of African Americans to achieve equality and civil rights in the era following the collapse of Reconstruction to the present day, examining such key events as Ida B. Wells's campaign against lynching in the 1890s, the formation of the NAACP, Marcus Garvey and the growth of black nationalism, and the leadership of Martin Luther King, Jr. Reprint.