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Reckoning day : race, place, and the atom bomb in postwar America, Jacqueline Foertsch

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Reckoning day : race, place, and the atom bomb in postwar America
Title
Reckoning day
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race, place, and the atom bomb in postwar America
Statement of responsibility
Jacqueline Foertsch
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Language
eng
Summary
"Tells the story of African Americans' response to the atomic threat in the postwar period. Examines the anti-nuclear writing and activism of figures such as W.E.B. Du Bois, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Lorraine Hansberry as well as the placement of black characters in white-authored doomsday fiction and nonfiction"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
323.1196/073
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.F64 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reckoning day : race, place, and the atom bomb in postwar America, Jacqueline Foertsch
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Reckoning day : race, place, and the atom bomb in postwar America, Jacqueline Foertsch
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-244) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Extraordinarily Convenient Neighbors" : Servant-Savior-Savants in White-Authored Post-Nuclear Novels -- "Tomorrow's Children" : Interracial Conflict and Resolution in Atomic-Era Science Fiction and Afro-Futurism -- Sidebar : Covering the Bomb in the African American Press -- Against the "Starless Midnight of Racism and War" : African American Intellectuals and the Anti-Nuclear Agenda -- Last Man Standing : Sex and Survival in the Interracial Apocalyptic -- Conclusion: "Don't Drop It, Stop It, Bebop It" : Some Final Notes on Race, Place, and the Atom Bomb in Postwar America
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ocn811238996
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Dimensions
26 cm
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Extent
vii, 251 pages
Isbn
9780826519276
Isbn Type
(paperback : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2012035734
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
EC : 2013-10-09
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)811238996

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