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America's Johannesburg: Industrialization and Racial Transformation in Birmingham

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No American city symbolizes the black struggle for civil rights more than Birmingham, Alabama. In this critical analysis of why Birmingham became such a focal point, Bobby M. Wilson argues that AlabamaOs path to industrialism differed significantly from that in the North and Midwest. True to its antebellum roots, no other industrial city in the United States would depend ...more
Hardcover, 274 pages
Published January 19th 2000 by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (first published 2000)
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