Fran's Reviews > Rising from the Rails: Pullman Porters and the Making of the Black Middle Class

Rising from the Rails by Larry Tye
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Jul 21, 11

Read in July, 2011

Terrific...Tye is a wonderful social historian. The Pullman porters were an important if overlooked force for change. So glad I read this. (Mary: the guy who set the fire in Loving Frank had been a Pullman porter and got me interested in their story).

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