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    DescriptionCarolyn Goodmans life was punctuated by tragedy, including a brothers premature death, childhood molestation, a fathers suicide, and a sons infamous murder. But hers is foremost a tale of survival, of turning personal anguish into social conscience. When her twenty-year-old son, Andy, was one of three civil rights volunteers to disappear in Mississippi in the summer of 1964, the story galvanized the nation. A half century after the Mississippi murders, this is the first time that a victims family member has expounded about the experience and the myriad emotionsfrom guilt to resolvethat it spawned. More than simply a memoir, My Mantelpiece is the story of a centurys seminal progressive movements seen through the lens of a remarkable womans singular journey.


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    Title
    My Mantelpiece
    Subtitle
    A Memoir of Survival and Social Justice
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Carolyn Goodman, With Brad Herzog, Foreword by Dr Maya Angelou
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 200
    Width: 140 mm
    Height: 206 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 363 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780984991945
    ISBN 10: 0984991948
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: BIO
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T4.0A
    BIC subject category V2: BM
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    LC classification: CT
    B&T General Subject: 170
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    Ingram Subject Code: BA
    Libri: I-BA
    DC22: B
    Abridged Dewey: 920
    BISAC V2.8: BIO022000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15580
    B&T Approval Code: A23306400
    BISAC V2.8: BIO026000, BIO032000
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    Why Not Books
    Imprint name
    Why Not Books
    Publication date
    01 May 2014
    Publication City/Country
    Pacific Grove