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Witness to Change

From Jim Crow to Political Empowerment

by Sybil Haydel Morial and Andrew Young

Hardcover, 256 pages, John F Blair Pub, List Price: $26.95 |

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Witness to Change
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From Jim Crow to Political Empowerment
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Sybil Haydel Morial and Andrew Young

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In the pages of this memoir, we catch rare glimpses of Black professionals in an earlier New Orleans, when races, though socially isolated, lived side by side; when social connections helped to circumvent Jim Crow; when African-American culture forged New Orleans—and American—identity.

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