Tasting Freedom

Octavius Catto and the Battle for Equality in Civil War America

Daniel Biddle and Murray Dubin
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PB: $19.95
EAN: 978-1-59213-466-3
Publication: Sep 17

HC: $35.00
EAN: 978-1-59213-465-6
Publication: Sep 10

Ebook: $35.00
EAN: 978-1-59213-467-0
Publication: Sep 10

632 pages

19 halftones

The life and times of the extraordinary Octavius Catto, and the first civil rights movement in America

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Table of Contents

Preface Introduction;“A Hundred O. V. Cattos” Chapter 1;Charleston Chapter 2;Arm in Arm Chapter 3;“Keep the Flame Burning . . .” Chapter 4;With Giants Chapter 5;Lessons Chapter 6;The Irish, the Killers, and Squire McMullen Chapter 7;“Arise, Young North” Chapter 8;“How Much I Yearn to Be a Man” Chapter 9;A Chance on the Pavement Chapter 10;The Wolf Killers Chapter 11;Manhood Chapter 12;The Battle for the Streetcars Chapter 13;Baseball Chapter 14;The Hide of the Rhinoceros Chapter 15;Election Day Chapter 16;The Venus of the High Trapeze Epilogue;The Legacy Acknowledgments Notes Bibliography Index