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Separate pasts

Melton Alonza McLaurin

Separate pasts

growing up white in the segregated South

by Melton Alonza McLaurin

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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North Carolina,
  • Wade (N.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • McLaurin, Melton Alonza -- Childhood and youth.,
    • North Carolina -- Race relations.,
    • Wade (N.C.) -- Race relations.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMelton A. McLaurin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE185.93.N6 M35 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination164 p. :
      Number of Pages164
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2733076M
      ISBN 100820309435
      LC Control Number86027283

        Horwitz elaborates upon that epigraph throughout the book. "Vicksburg confirmed the dispiriting pattern I'd seen elsewhere in the South Everywhere, it seemed, I had to explore two pasts and two presents, one white, one black, separate and unreconcilable.


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