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Eckford, Elizabeth 1941-

Overview
Works: 18 works in 34 publications in 1 language and 4,130 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Nonfiction television programs  Television talk shows  Historical television programs 
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Growing up black : from the slave days to the present - 25 African-Americans reveal the trials and triumphs of their childhoods by Bill Adler( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic work on the African-American experience is revised for the nineties with essays reflecting the concerns of black children from the last three decades and commentary from today's sports stars, politicians, and inner-city gang members
[Twentieth anniversary of the "schoolhouse confrontation" at Little Rock, Arkansas]( Recording )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

With comments by those who participated including Orval Faubus, Melba Beals, Earnest Green, Hugh Patterson, and Elizabeth Eckfort, and interviews of 1977 students at Little Rock High School by reporter, Bob Jimenez
[Ray Gandolf and Linda Ellerbee narrate a retrospective of the news from the Autumn of 1957] by Ray Gandolf( Recording )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ray Gandolf and Linda Ellerbee narrate a retrospective of the news from the Autumn of 1957. Includes reports and eyewitness accounts about the integration of Little Rock Central High School, Althea Gibson wins Wimbledon and becomes the first black woman to cross the color barrier in international tennis, American Bandstand airs nationally and introduces new artists, Ford releases the Edsel to low popularity and subsequent low sales, and the launch of the Soviet satellite Sputnik I and the geopolitical repercussions of the event. Actor Tony Roberts reads from the best selling 1957 novel "The organization man," by William H. Whyte. Actor John Savage reads from "On the road" by Jack Kerouac. Actress Michael Learned reads from "On the beach" by Nevil Shute
 
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Growing up black : from the slave days to the present - 25 African-Americans reveal the trials and triumphs of their childhoods
Alternative Names
Экфорд, Элизабет

Languages
English (30)

Covers
Little Rock girl 1957 : how a photograph changed the fight for integrationElizabeth and Hazel : two women of Little Rock