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Silent Gesture

The Autobiography of Tommie Smith

by Tommie Smith and David Steele

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Silent Gesture
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The Autobiography of Tommie Smith
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Tommie Smith and David Steele

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The Olympic gold medal-winning track athlete best remembered for raising his black-gloved right fist while on the medal winner's podium at the 1968 Olympics discusses what the gesture meant to him and its lasting impact on his life as an educator and coach. Reprint.

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