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Blessings in the Storm - a book by Wright, Roberta

Blessings in the Storm

Samuel Wesley Gathing: a Closer Look

Blessings in the Storm( )
Author: Wright, Roberta
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Trafford Publishing
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $17.89
Book Description:

Samuel Wesley Gathing: A Closer Look is the moving true story of Sam and Beatrice Gathing and the struggles they faced rearing their fourteen children during the era of the Jim Crow laws. These laws meant that both society and the system enforced the damaging view that their children were just stupid black kids. In this climate of institutionalized discrimination, Sam had to maneuver his way through a massive minefield of irrational hatred intended to destroy him and his family.

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Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Cultural Heritage
Social Science / Ethnic Studies / African American Studies
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.6 Inches
Book Weight:0.86 Pounds

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