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Showdown JFK and the Integration of the Washington Redskins (Paperback)

Author:  Thomas G. Smith
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Format: Paperback
ISBN-10: 0807000825
ISBN-13: 9780807000823
Sku: 227692050
Publish Date: 9/4/2012
Pages:  277
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A classic NFL/civil rights story?the showdown between the Washington Redskins and the Kennedy White House

In Showdown, sports historian Thomas G. Smith captures a striking moment, one that held sweeping implications not only for one team's racist policy but also for a sharply segregated city and for the nation as a whole. Part sports history, part civil rights story, this compelling and untold narrative serves as a powerful lens onto racism in sport, illustrating how, in microcosm, the fight to desegregate the Redskins was part of a wider struggle against racial injustice in America.

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Product attributeBook Format:   Paperback
Product attributeNumber of Pages:   0277
Product attributePublisher:   Beacon Press (MA)
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