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Bending toward justice : the Birmingham church bombing that changed the course of civil rights / U.S. Senator Doug Jones ; with Greg Truman ; foreword by Rick Bragg.

Jones, Doug (G. Douglas) 1954- (author,, narrator.). Truman, Greg, (author.). Bragg, Rick, (writer of foreword,, narrator.).

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Silas Bronson Library - Waterbury A-BKCD 323.1196 JON (Text to phone) 34005126127850 Adult New Audiobook Available -

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Participant or Performer Note: Read by Doug Jones ; foreword read by Rick Bragg.
Summary, etc.: On September 15, 1963, the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama was bombed. The blast killed four young girls and injured twenty-two others. The FBI suspected four particularly radical Ku Klux Klan members. Yet due to reluctant witnesses, a lack of physical evidence, and racial prejudice the case was closed without any indictments. Bending Toward Justice is a dramatic and compulsively readable account of a key moment in our long national struggle for equality, related by an author who played a major role in these events.
Subject: Jones, Doug (G. Douglas) 1954-
Trials (Murder) Alabama Birmingham
16th Street Baptist Church Bombing, Birmingham, Ala., 1963
Birmingham (Ala.) Race relations History
African Americans Civil rights Alabama Birmingham History
Genre: Audiobooks.
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