The Memphis Diary of Ida B. Wells: An Intimate Portrait of the Activist as a Young Woman (Revised) (Black Women Writers Series) By Ida B Wells
Published for the first time in its entirety, The Memphis Diary of Ida B. Wells tracks the young Ida through her transition from schoolteacher to a fearless crusader against lynching in the late 19th century. This unique document provides rare insight into the lives of 19th-century African-American women. Features a foreword by Mary Helen Washington.