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The Green Book

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Today 5pm - 5:40pm BBC Radio 4 FM, BBC Radio 4 LW
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Summary

For black motorists in the mid-twentieth century, The Green Book was a catalogue of refuge and tolerance in a hostile and intolerant world. It listed hotels, restaurants, bars and service stations which would serve African Americans. Alvin Hall hits the highway, Green Book in hand, to document a little-known aspect of racial segregation.

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Presenter Alvin Hall
Producer Jeremy Grange

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