Ida : a sword among lions : Ida B. Wells and the campaign against lynching
Title
Ida : a sword among lions : Ida B. Wells and the campaign against lynching

Author
Giddings, Paula.

ISBN
9780060519216

Edition
1st ed.

Publication Information
New York, N.Y. : Amistad, c2008.

Physical Description
xii, 800 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.

Personal Subject
Wells-Barnett, Ida B., 1862-1931.

Subject Term
African American women -- Biography.
 
African American women civil rights workers -- Biography.
 
African American women social reformers -- Biography.
 
Lynching.

Summary
Traces the life and legacy of the nineteenth-century activist and pioneer, documenting her birth into slavery, her career as a journalist and a pioneer for civil rights and suffrage, and her determination to counter lynching.


LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)Book921 WELLS11Nonfiction Collection