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Turn Away Thy Son

Little Rock, the Crisis That Shocked the Nation
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History: American, United States - 20th Century, History, Education Of Black Students, History Of Education, United States - State & Local - South, History - U.S, School integration, Little Rock, Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - Histor, United States - 20th Century/50s, History / United States / State & Local / South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV), Arkansas, 20th century, African Americans, Educ
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Paginationxiii, 477 p., [16] p. of plates
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Open LibraryOL7949100M
ISBN 100743297199
ISBN 139780743297196

Turn Away Thy Son was originally published by Free Press in Winner of the Booker Worthen Literary by: Turn Away Thy Son: Little Rock, the Crisis That Shocked the Nation. In Septemberthe nation was transfixed by nine black students attempting to integrate Central High School in Little Rock in the wake of the Supreme Court's "Brown v.

Board of Education" decision/5(8). Turn Away Thy Son is the product of thirty years of digging behind the conventional account of the crisis, interviewing whites and blacks, officials and students, activists and ordinary citizens.

A tour de force of history and memory, it is also a brilliant, multifaceted mirror to hold up to America today. She knows what happened to the brave black students once they got inside the doors /5(16). Turn Away Thy Son: Little Rock, the Crisis That Shocked the Nation Elizabeth Jacoway, Author.

Free Press $30 (p) ISBN MORE BOOKS YOU'D LIKE. ADVERTISEMENT. Turn Away Thy Son was originally published by Free Press in Winner of the Booker Worthen Literary Prize. Turn Away Thy Son: Little Rock, the Crisis That Shocked the Nation Jacoway, Elizabeth Published by Free Press, Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A.

Turn Away Thy Son was originally published by Free Press in Elizabeth Jacoway grew up in Little Rock, two years behind the class of the Little Rock Nine.

After earning her PhD at the University of North Carolina, she returned to Arkansas and has studied southern history and the desegregation crisis ever since.

Turn Away Thy Son Little Rock, the Crisis That Shocked the Nation. By Elizabeth Jacoway.

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Free Press. $30 Friday, Ma Birdie shouted from the kitchen "Turn that TV off. 4 For they will turn away thy son from following me, that Turn Away Thy Son book may serve other gods: so will the anger of the Lord be kindled against you, and destroy thee suddenly.

5 But thus shall ye deal with them; ye shall destroy their altars, and break down their images, and cut down their groves, and burn their graven images with fire. Turn Away Thy Son is the product of thirty years of digging behind the conventional account of the crisis, interviewing whites and blacks, officials and students, activists and ordinary citizens.

A tour de force of history and memory, it is also a brilliant, multifaceted mirror to hold up to America today. She knows what happened to the brave black students once they got inside the doors Released on: Janu   She continues, “destroying a culture’s books is sentencing it to something worse than death: It is sentencing it to seem as if it never happened.” The author also examines the library’s important role in the city since and the construction of the historic Goodhue Building in Author: Elizabeth Jacoway.

The truth about Little Rock differs in many ways from the caricature that emerged in the press and in many histories -- but those differences pale in comparison to the fundamental driving force behind the story.

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For he will turn away your son from following me, that they may serve other gods: so the anger of Yahweh would be kindled against you, and he would destroy you quickly. Young's Literal Translation for he doth turn aside thy son from after Me, and they have served other gods, and the anger of Jehovah hath burned against you, and hath destroyed.

"Turn Away Thy Son" is the American history that you won't get from a public school history book. Understanding the complexities that shaped the Central High Crisis Published by User, 12 years ago5/5(5). Turn Away Thy Son is the product of thirty years of digging behind the conventional account of the crisis, interviewing whites and blacks, officials and students, activists and ordinary citizens.

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Turn Away Thy Son: Little Rock, the Crisis that Shocked A Nation. 4 For they will turn away thy son from following me, that they may serve other gods: so will the anger of the LORD be kindled against you, and destroy thee suddenly.

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Deuteronomy For they will turn away thy son from following me, that they may serve other gods: so will the anger of the LORD be kindled against you, and destroy thee suddenly.

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Turn Away Thy Son Little Rock: the Crisis That Shocked the Nation (Book): Jacoway, Elizabeth: In Septemberthe nation was transfixed by nine black students attempting to integrate Central High School in Little Rock in the wake of the Supreme Court's Brown v.

Board of Education decision. Governor Orval Faubus had defied the city's integration plan by calling out. The Book of Ether. The record of the Jaredites, taken from the twenty-four plates found by the people of Limhi in the days of King Mosiah.

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3 Neither shalt thou make marriages with them; thy daughter thou shalt not give unto his son, nor his daughter shalt thou take unto thy son. 4 For they will turn away thy son from following me, that they may serve other gods: so will the anger of. Book of Jasher, Chapter 23 1 At that time the word of the Lord came to Abraham, and he said unto him, Abraham, and he said, Here I am.

2 And he said to him, Take now thy son, thine only son whom thou lovest, even Isaac, and go to the land of Moriah, and offer him there for a burnt offering upon one of the mountains which shall be shown to thee, for there wilt thou see a.

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58 Cry aloud, spare not, lift up thy voice like a trumpet, and shew my people their transgression, and the house of Jacob their sins. 2 Yet they seek me daily, and delight to know my ways, as a nation that did righteousness, and forsook not the ordinance of their God: they ask of me the ordinances of justice; they take delight in approaching to God.

And thou didst hear me because of mine afflictions and my sincerity; and it is because of thy Son that thou hast been thus merciful unto me, therefore I will cry unto thee in all mine afflictions, for in thee is my joy; for thou hast turned thy judgments away from me, because of thy Son.