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Author Biddle, Daniel R

Title Tasting freedom : Octavius Catto and the battle for equality in Civil War America / Daniel R. Biddle, Murray Dubin

Publ Info Philadelphia, Pa. : Temple University Press, 2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  F158.44.C36 B53 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  F158.44 C36 B53 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  F158.44.C36 B53 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 616 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [569]-602) and index
Contents "A hundred O.V. Cattos" -- Charleston -- Arm in arm -- "Keep the flame burning-- " -- With giants -- Lessons -- The Irish, the killers, and Squire McMullen -- "Arise, young North" -- "How much I yearn to be a man" -- A chance on the pavement -- The wolf killers -- Manhood -- The battle for streetcars -- Baseball -- The hide of the rhinoceros -- Election day -- The Venus of the high trapeze -- The legacy
LC subject Catto, Octavius V., 1839-1871
Free African Americans -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Biography
African American political activists -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Biography
African American teachers -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Biography
African American baseball players -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Biography
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- 19th century
Civil rights movements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- 19th century
McMullen, William, 1824-1901
Racism -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- 19th century
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Race relations -- History -- 19th century
Add Author Dubin, Murray
ISBN 9781592134656 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1592134653 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781592134670 (e-book)
159213467X (e-book)