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The Resource A dream of freedom : the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968, [by] Diane McWhorter ; foreword by Fred Shuttlesworth

A dream of freedom : the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968, [by] Diane McWhorter ; foreword by Fred Shuttlesworth

Label
A dream of freedom : the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968
Title
A dream of freedom
Title remainder
the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968
Statement of responsibility
[by] Diane McWhorter ; foreword by Fred Shuttlesworth
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this history of the modern Civil Rights movement, the author focuses on the monumental events that occurred between 1954 (the year of Brown v. the Board of Education) and 1968 (the year that Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated)
Cataloging source
VVW
Dewey number
323.1196/0730904
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.M4795 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A dream of freedom : the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968, [by] Diane McWhorter ; foreword by Fred Shuttlesworth
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-158) and index
Contents
Brown v. the Board of Education -- Emmett Till -- The Montgomery bus boycott -- Little Rock -- The sit-ins -- The Freedom Rides -- The Albany Movement -- Ole Miss -- Birmingham -- Stand in the schoolhouse door -- The Second Emancipation proclamation -- The March on Washington -- The Birmingham church bombing -- The beloved community -- Mississippi Freedom Summer -- Selma -- Malcolm X -- Watts -- Black Power and the Meredith March -- Chicago -- The Black Panthers -- Memphis
Dimensions
25 x 28 cm.
Extent
160 p.
Isbn
9780439576789
Lccn
2006299509
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Photo-illustrated dust jacket. Photo-illustrated paper over boards. Green endpapers. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 2005.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)55998388
  • ucoclc55998388
Label
A dream of freedom : the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968, [by] Diane McWhorter ; foreword by Fred Shuttlesworth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-158) and index
Contents
Brown v. the Board of Education -- Emmett Till -- The Montgomery bus boycott -- Little Rock -- The sit-ins -- The Freedom Rides -- The Albany Movement -- Ole Miss -- Birmingham -- Stand in the schoolhouse door -- The Second Emancipation proclamation -- The March on Washington -- The Birmingham church bombing -- The beloved community -- Mississippi Freedom Summer -- Selma -- Malcolm X -- Watts -- Black Power and the Meredith March -- Chicago -- The Black Panthers -- Memphis
Dimensions
25 x 28 cm.
Extent
160 p.
Isbn
9780439576789
Lccn
2006299509
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Photo-illustrated dust jacket. Photo-illustrated paper over boards. Green endpapers. Purchase, Yankee Book Peddler, 2005.
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)55998388
  • ucoclc55998388

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