A Fire You Can't Put Out: The Civil Rights Life of Birmingham's Reverend Fred Shuttlesworth - Religion and American Culture (Hardback)
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A Fire You Can't Put Out: The Civil Rights Life of Birmingham's Reverend Fred Shuttlesworth - Religion and American Culture (Hardback)

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Hardback 672 Pages / Published: 31/07/1999
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A biography of Fred Shuttlesworth - one of the civil rights movement's lesser known representatives. The author argues that, during a ministry that extended beyond his native Birmingham and into the 1990s, Shuttlesworth displayed the combative spirituality indicative of African-American religion.

Publisher: The University of Alabama Press
ISBN: 9780817309688
Number of pages: 672
Weight: 998 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 x 45 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
"Thoroughly researched and wonderfully written, A Fire You Can't Put Out bears comparison with Taylor Branch's biography of King." Journal of Southern History"
"An exhaustive and compelling portrayal of the Birmingam minister who labored in the trenches for years, often risking his life for the greater good of all Alabama citizens." Kirkus Reviews"

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