The Quest for the Dream: The Development of Civil Rights and Human Relations in Modern America. John P. ROCHE.

The Quest for the Dream: The Development of Civil Rights and Human Relations in Modern America

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1963. First Edition. Volume documenting "the extraordinary advances since 1913 in the attitudes of the law, the Federal government, and - most vitally - the public itself toward the rights and basic liberties of minority and nonconformist groups within the United States" (from front flap). Contents cover the roles of the Anti-Defamation League, the ACLU, NAACP, and Supreme Court in the struggle against far right groups. First Printing. Octavo (21.75cm); dark green cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; grayish-green topstain; dustjacket; xii,308pp. Topstain dulled, lower corners tapped (though still sharp), with some offsetting to pastedowns; Very Good+. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $5.95), with some modest wear to extremities, and a tear to lower rear flap fold; Very Good+.

Price: $35.00

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