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Coming of age in utopia

Paul M. Gaston

Coming of age in utopia

the Odyssey of an idea

by Paul M. Gaston

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Published by NewSouth Books in Montgomery, AL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gaston, Paul M., -- 1928-,
  • Civil rights workers -- Alabama -- Fairhope -- Biography,
  • Utopian socialism -- Alabama -- Fairhope -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementPaul M. Gaston.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF334.F35 G37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23677561M
    ISBN 101588382257
    ISBN 109781588382252
    LC Control Number2009033432
    OCLC/WorldCa434613203

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Gaston, Paul. Montgomery: NewSouth Books, Author: Paul Gaston. By the early s the author began to look outward for ways to take part in the coming struggle—the civil rights movement. Gaston's career at the University of Virginia, where he taught from –97, forms the core of Coming of Age in Utopia.

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Charlottesville, Virginia’s Daily Progress recently interviewed Paul Gaston—renowned historian and author of the newly published Coming of Age in Utopia: The Odyssey of an Idea—in anticipation of his upcoming book launch and signing on December 3 at p.m.

at the New Dominion Bookshop. Professor emeritus at the University of Virginia, Gaston will be reading from his new memoir and.

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