Contributor biographical information for Freedom summer : the savage season that made Mississippi burn and made America a democracy / Bruce Watson.

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Bruce Watson's previous books include Sacco and Vanzetti, a finalist for the Edgar Award, and Bread and Roses, a New York Public Library Book to Remember. His journalism has appeared in the Los Angeles Times, Boston Globe, Smithsonian, and Reader's Digest. He lives in Massachusetts

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Suffrage -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights movements -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights workers -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century.
Mississippi -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.