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The desegregated heart

Sarah-Patton Boyle

The desegregated heart

a Virginian"s stand in time of transition.

by Sarah-Patton Boyle

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Published by Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Virginia
    • Subjects:
    • Boyle, Sarah-Patton, 1906-,
    • African Americans -- Civil rights -- Virginia -- History -- 20th century.,
    • African Americans -- Segregation -- Virginia -- History -- 20th century.,
    • School integration -- Virginia -- History.,
    • Women civil rights workers -- Virginia -- Biography.,
    • Civil rights workers -- Virginia -- Biography.,
    • African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Virginia -- Race relations.,
    • Virginia -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      GenreVirginia, Biography., Southern States
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE185.61 .B778
      The Physical Object
      Pagination364 p.
      Number of Pages364
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5855123M
      LC Control Number62016497

      The desegregated heart; a Virginian's stand in time of transition. Author/Creator: Boyle, Sarah-Patton, Publication: New York, Morrow, Format/Description: Book pages 22 cm Subjects: African Americans -- Civil rights -- Virginia -- History -- 20th century. African Americans -- Segregation -- Virginia -- History -- 20th century. Genre/Form: Biographies History Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Boyle, Sarah-Patton, Desegregated heart. New York, Morrow,

      Additional Physical Format: Online version: Boyle, Sarah-Patton, Desegregated heart. London, V. Gollancz, (OCoLC) Document Type. Sarah-Patton Boyle. Sarah-Patton Boyle (–) Contributed by Jennifer Ritterhouse. Sarah-Patton Boyle was one of Virginia's most prominent white civil rights activists during the s and s and author of the widely acclaimed autobiography The Desegregated Heart: A Virginian's Stand in Time of Transition ().

      The desegregated heart: a Virginian's stand in time of transition. [Sarah-Patton Boyle] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ;.   Mrs. Boyle described her experiences as a white Southern woman coming to understand the problems of many black Americans in her book "The Desegregated Heart" (). Her other books on human.


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When first published inSarah Patton Boyle's narrative of personal growth and change was highly praised and quickly sold more than sixty thousand copies, though few /5. She is the author of The Desegregated Heart and various articles and books about race relations in Virginia and the South. Born near Charlottesville, Virginia on an Albemarle County plantation which dated back to the Colonial era, Boyle was a cousin to General George S.

Patton and her grandparents were veterans of the Civil War who had fought for the Pages: A wave of hostile reactions from across the country included crosses burned on her lawn. This reprinting of The Desegregated Heart, long out of print, adds significantly to the new work that attempts to unravel massive resistance.

Set against the turbulent years following the '54 Supreme Court decision, The Desegregated Heart presents both a penetrating picture of racial discord and social disruption as they have affected Virginia, and a pulsatingly personal record of the author's re education.

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Sarah Patton Boyle’s personal crusade for civil rights began in the fall ofwhen the University of Virginia refuse Brand: Golden Springs Publishing.

Sarah-Lindsay Patton "Pattie" Boyle (May 9, - Febru ) was an American author and civil rights activist from Virginia during the Civil Rights Movement. She is the author of The Desegregated Heart and various articles and books about race relations in Born: Sarah-Lindsay Patton, May 9.

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She was the first white person to serve on the board of directors for the Charlottesville NAACP chapter. Copy and paste the code into your website. A Look Back at the Desegregation of the U.S.

Military On Jblack leaders convinced President Truman to address discrimination in the armed services. Boyle's first book, a spiritual autobiography entitled The Desegregated Heart: A Virginian's Stand in Time of Transition (), described her change of heart in and her slow recovery from the disillusionments that came later that decade.

The best-selling book earned her a national reputation as a civil rights expert. DESEGREGATED IN NAME ONLY. In “Diesel Heart,” institutions officially desegregated by the mids and ’70s — the Navy, Marines and St.

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