Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: January 2016
"An extraordinary history...Deeply researched, elegantly written...a towering achievement that will not be soon forgotten."
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Giving voice to the voiceless, the Chicago Defender
condemned Jim Crow, catalyzed the Great Migration, and focused the electoral power of black America. Robert S. Abbott founded The Defender
in 1905, smuggled hundreds of thousands of copies into the ... View More...