Author:Ridenour, Ron, Anne Leslie, Victor Oliver

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The Fire This Time: The W.E.B. DuBois Club View of the Explosion in Los Angeles 1965

By: Ridenour, Ron, Anne Leslie, Victor Oliver

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, California, W.E.B. Du Bois Club: 1965

Seller ID: 4043

Condition: Very Good


This small plain Jane booklet could easily be passed by. I almost did it myself until I remembered that the title "The Fire This Time" was the name of an important book by James Baldwin. W.E. B. du Bois was also many things -- an educator, an orator, a write, and a Civil Rights activist. The booklet measures 5-1/2" x 8-1/2" and has 14 pages. It's not commonly found, but is an important look at the looting and burning in L.A. in the 60's. The text covers why the eruption happened; a guide to race relations for police officers; solutions from the white power structure; solutions from some who wa... View more info