New York: Grossman, 1966. Hardcover. 8vo (8.8 in, 22.4 cm). [vi], 185 ; illus.
First edition: Deming's first published book. Lesbian activist, Barbara Deming (1917-1984) practiced feminist nonviolence to support human and civil rights. As an author, Deming had a devoted following. "This is the very personal account of the nonviolent struggle waged for two months with the authorities of Albany, Georgia by the members of an integrated cross-country peace walk..." - front flap.
Mainiero, American Women Writers, 100-103. Publisher's tan cloth with black lettering to spine. Top edge tan. 20 pages of black and white photographs at rear. Tan endpapers. Author's signature to front free endpaper. Obituary clipping included. Fore-edge with trace faint splatter, dust jacket front cover lower right with single dripmark. Well-preserved, tight, clean, and signed first edition. Near fine in near fine dustjacket. Item #1078
Signed by author.