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The Resource Soul City : race, equality, and the lost dream of an American utopia, Thomas Healy

Soul City : race, equality, and the lost dream of an American utopia, Thomas Healy

Label
Soul City : race, equality, and the lost dream of an American utopia
Title
Soul City
Title remainder
race, equality, and the lost dream of an American utopia
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Healy
Title variation
Race, equality, and the lost dream of an American utopia
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A history of Floyd McKissick's 1969 plan to build a Black city in North Carolina, examining the story of the idealists who settled there, the obstacles that derailed the project, and what Soul City's saga says about Black opportunity, capitalism, and power then and now"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Healy, Thomas
Dewey number
975.6/52
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F264.S685
LC item number
H43 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McKissick, Floyd B.
  • McKissick, Floyd B.
  • Planned communities
  • African Americans
  • City planning
  • Civil rights workers
  • Warren County (N.C.)
  • African Americans
  • City planning
  • Civil rights workers
  • Planned communities
  • Race relations
  • Soul City (N.C.)
  • North Carolina
  • North Carolina
  • North Carolina
  • United States
Label
Soul City : race, equality, and the lost dream of an American utopia, Thomas Healy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [345]-414) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : "comes the colored hour" -- "Black boy in a white land" -- Scrambled Egg -- "Look out, whitey!" -- Dreams into reality -- Klan country -- "Integration Blackwards" -- Green power -- A fresh start -- "The salad pickers" -- Naming rights -- "Theory of the sugar tit" -- Black elephants -- Present at the creation -- Cream of the crop -- Blindsided -- The battle of Soul City -- Good place to live -- Pride or prejudice -- Maseratis and microwaves -- "Sorrow's kitchen" -- Epilogue : mixed blessings
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 434 pages
Isbn
9781627798624
Lccn
2020034252
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1151091889
  • (OCoLC)on1151091889
Label
Soul City : race, equality, and the lost dream of an American utopia, Thomas Healy
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [345]-414) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : "comes the colored hour" -- "Black boy in a white land" -- Scrambled Egg -- "Look out, whitey!" -- Dreams into reality -- Klan country -- "Integration Blackwards" -- Green power -- A fresh start -- "The salad pickers" -- Naming rights -- "Theory of the sugar tit" -- Black elephants -- Present at the creation -- Cream of the crop -- Blindsided -- The battle of Soul City -- Good place to live -- Pride or prejudice -- Maseratis and microwaves -- "Sorrow's kitchen" -- Epilogue : mixed blessings
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 434 pages
Isbn
9781627798624
Lccn
2020034252
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1151091889
  • (OCoLC)on1151091889

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