The Autobiography of Medgar Evers

A Hero's Life and Legacy Revealed Through His Writings, Letters, and Speeches

by Myrlie Evers-Williams, Manning Marable and Medgar Wiley Evers

Hardcover, 352 pages, Perseus Books Group, List Price: $26 | purchase

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The Autobiography of Medgar Evers
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A Hero's Life and Legacy Revealed Through His Writings, Letters, and Speeches
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Myrlie Evers-Williams, Manning Marable, et al

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Presents the life of the assassinated NAACP leader as revealed through his correspondence, notes, and transcribed speeches, describing his strong commitment to the cause of civil rights despite threats to his personal safety.