346 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
"Originally published as The land was ours : African American Beaches from Jim Crow to the Sunbelt South by Harvard University Press in 2012"
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-324) and index
Introduction : bring back my yesterday -- Corporate ventures -- A sanctuary by the sea -- Building Black privatopias -- Surviving the summer -- Family ties -- Spinning sand into gold -- The price we pay for progress