Further Reading


Adelman, Bob and Charles Johnson. Mine Eyes Have Seen: Bearing Witness to the Struggle for Civil Rights. New York: Time Home Entertainment, 2007.

Anderson, Dale. Freedom Rides: Campaign for Equality. Minneapolis: Compass Point Books, 2008.

Arsenault, Raymond. Freedom Riders: 1961 and the Struggle for Racial Justice. New York: Oxford University Press, 2006.

Bausum, Ann. Freedom Riders: John Lewis and Jim Zwerg on the Front Lines of the Civil Rights Movement. Washington, D.C: National Geographic, 2006.

Booker, Simeon. Black Man's America. Englewood Cliffs, N.J: Prentice-Hall, 1964.

Branch, Taylor. Parting the Waters: America in the King Years, 1954-63. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1988.

Brundage, W. Fitzhugh. The Southern Past: A Clash of Race and Memory. Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2005.

Caro, Robert A. The Years of Lyndon Johnson, Vol. 3: Master of the Senate. New York: Random House, 2002.

Carson, Clayborne. In Struggle: SNCC and the Black Awakening of the 1960s. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1981.

Catsam, Derek. Freedom's Main Line: The Journey of Reconciliation and the Freedom Rides. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2009.

Churchill, Ward and Jim Vander Wall. The Cointelpro Papers: Documents from the FBI's Secret Wars Against Dissent in the United States. Cambridge, MA: South End Press, 2002.

Cox, Julian. Road to Freedom: Photographs of the Civil Rights Movement, 1956-1968. Atlanta: High Museum of Art, 2008.

Davidson, Bruce. Time of Change: Civil Rights Photographs 1961-1965. Los Angeles: St. Ann's Press, 2002.

Etheridge, Eric, Roger Wilkins, and Diane McWhorter. Breach of Peace: Portraits of the 1961 Mississippi Freedom Riders. New York: Atlas & Co, 2008.

Farmer, James. Lay Bare the Heart: An Autobiography of the Civil Rights Movement. New York: New American Library, 1985.

Guthman, Edwin O. We Band of Brothers: A Memoir of Robert F. Kennedy. New York: Harper and Row, 1971.

Haskins, James. The Freedom Rides: Journey for Justice. New York: Hyperion Books for Children, 1995.

Katagiri, Yasuhiro. The Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission: Civil Rights and States' Rights. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2001.

Katzenbach, Nicholas deB. Some of It Was Fun: Working with RFK and LBJ. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2008.

Levine, Ellen. Freedom's Children: Young Civil Rights Activists Tell Their Own Stories. New York: Avon Books, 1994.

Lewis, John and Michael D'Orso. Walking with the Wind: A Memoir of the Movement. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1998.

McWhorter, Diane. Carry Me Home: Birmingham, Alabama, the Climactic Battle of the Civil Rights Revolution. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2001.

Noble, Phil. Beyond the Burning Bus: The Civil Rights Revolution in a Southern Town. Montgomery: NewSouth Books, 2003.

O'Reilly, Kenneth. Racial Matters: The FBI's Secret File on Black America, 1960-1972. New York: Free Press, 1989.

Powers, Richard G. Secrecy and Power: The Life of J. Edgar Hoover. New York: Free Press, 1987.

Roberts, Gene and Hank Klibanoff. The Race Beat: The Press, the Civil Rights Struggle, and the Awakening of a Nation. New York: Knopf, 2006.

Rosenberg, Jonathan and Zachary Karabell. Kennedy, Johnson, and the Quest for Justice: The Civil Rights Tapes. New York: W.W. Norton, 2003.

Schlesinger, Arthur M. Robert Kennedy and His Times. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1978.

Smith, Howard K. Events Leading Up to My Death: The Life of a Twentieth-Century Reporter. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1996.

Sokol, Jason. There Goes My Everything: White Southerners in the Age of Civil Rights, 1945-1975. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2006.

Thomas, Evan. Robert Kennedy: His Life. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2000.

Rowe, Gary T. My Undercover Years with the Ku Klux Klan. New York: Bantam Books, 1976.

Schulke, Flip. He Had a Dream: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Civil Rights Movement. New York: W.W. Norton, 1995.

Trest, Warren A. Nobody But the People: The Life and Times of Alabama's Youngest Governor. Montgomery: NewSouth Books, 2008.

Ward, Brian. Radio and the Struggle for Civil Rights in the South. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2004.

Wofford, Harris. Of Kennedys and Kings: Making Sense of the Sixties. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1980.

Zellner, Bob and Constance Curry. The Wrong Side of Murder Creek: A White Southerner in the Freedom Movement. Montgomery: NewSouth Books, 2008.

Zinn, Howard. SNCC: The New Abolitionists. Boston: Beacon Press, 1965.

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