Bibliography of Civil Rights Era and Desegregation Resources
Available within the Harrison County Library System
Andrews, Kenneth T. Freedom Is A Constant Struggle: The Mississippi Civil Rights Movement and Its Legacy. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2004.
Bolton, Charles C.. The Hardest Deal of All: The Battle Over School Integration in Mississippi, 1870-1980. Jackson, MS: University Press of Mississippi, 2005.
Crespino, Joseph. The Search of Another Country: Mississippi and the Conservative Counterrevolution. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2007.
Doyle, William. An American Insurrection: The Battle of Oxford, Mississippi, 1962. New York: Doubleday, 2001.
Etheridge, Eric. Breach of Peace: Portraits of the 1961 Mississippi Freedom Riders. New York: Atlas & Co., 2008.
Fireside, Harvey. The "Mississippi Burning" Civil Rights Murder Conspiracy Trial: A Headline Court Case. Berkeley Heights, NJ: Enslow Publishers, 2002.
Houck, Davis W. Emmett Till and the Mississippi Press. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 2008.
Klopfer, Susan. The Emmett Till Book. Mount Pleasant, IA: Susan Klopfer, 2005.
Klopfer, Susan. Where Rebels Roost: Mississippi Civil Right Revisited. Morrisville, NC: Lulu.com, 2006.
Mason, Gilbert R., M.D. with James Patterson Smith. Beaches, Blood, and Ballots: A Black Doctor's Civil Rights Struggle. Jackson, MS: University of Mississippi Press, 2000.
Gulfport-Biloxi Daily Herald:
- "Racial Violence Erupts At Biloxi, Score Or More Hurt, Wounded," 25 April 1960
- "71 Are Arrested In Biloxi Wade-In," 24 June 1963
- "Reverse Dismissal of 3 School Cases," 14 February 1964
- "Integrate Peacefully At Biloxi," 2 September 1965
- "Suit Seeks Redistrict In Hancock," 2 September 1965
- "60 Negroes Registered In Gulfport," 3 September 1965