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Author: David Halberstam
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Tells the story of eight young people who, inspired by workshops on nonviolence, decided to become involved in the fight against segregation during the 1960s, beginning with staged sit-ins at Nashville lunch counters, and progressing to ever more dangerous actions on behalf of the civil rights movements.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Halberstam, David.
Children.
New York : Random House, ©1998
(OCoLC)607814612
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Halberstam
ISBN: 0679415610 9780679415619
OCLC Number: 36856852
Description: 783 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Ralph Abernathy. --
Ella Baker. --
Wilson Baker. --
Marion Barry Jr. --
Charles Bevel. --
Douglass Bevel. --
James Bevel. --
Sherrilyn Bevel. --
Carrie Bolton. --
Julian Bond. --
Harvie Branscomb. --
Paul Brooks. --
Brown v. Board of Education. --
Catherine Burks. --
Angeline Butler. --
Will D. Campbell. --
Guy Carawan. --
Stokely Carmichael. --
James Chestnut. --
Mary Churchwell. --
Jim Clark. --
Eugene Connor. --
Curry Cooper. --
Boss Ed Crump. --
John Doar. --
Ivanhoe Donaldson. --
James Eastland. --
Bob Eddinger. --
Dwight D. Eisenhower. --
Medgar Evers. --
James Farmer. --
Karl Fleming. --
James Forman. --
Mohandas Gandhi. --
James Hare. --
Carroll Harvey. --
J. Edgar Hoover. --
Lyndon B. Johnson. --
Mary Elizabeth Hendren Johnson. --
Gloria Johnson-Powell. --
Mattie Barry Jones. --
John F. Kennedy. --
Robert F. Kennedy. --
Martin Luther King. --
Korean War. --
Ku Klux Klan. --
Bernard Lafayette. --
Dorothy Wood Lawson. --
James Morris Lawson Jr. --
John Lawson. --
John Lewis. --
Philane Cover Lawson. --
Z. Alexander Looby. --
Chuck McDew. --
Floyd Mann. --
Thurgood Marshall. --
Bob Moses. --
Curtis Murphy. George Murphy Jr. --
Lucille Murphy. --
Rayna Ristow Murphy. --
Diane Nash. --
Robert Nelson. --
John Nixon. --
Rosa Parks. --
John Patterson Jr. --
Rodney Powell. --
Raymon Powell. --
A. Philip Randolph. --
J.L. Ray. --
James Earl Ray. --
Jackie Robinson. --
Bayard Rustin. --
John Seigenthaler. --
William Tecumseh Sherman. --
Fred Shuttlesworth. --
John Sloan. --
Glenn Smiley. --
Kelly Miller Smith. --
Joseph Smitherman. --
James G. Stahlman. --
Hank Thomas. --
Mary Treadwell. --
Howard Thurman. --
Vietnam War. --
C.T. Vivian. --
Octavia Vivian. --
Wyatt Tee Walker. --
George Wallace. --
Ben West. --
Roy Wilkins. --
Hosea Williams. --
April Powell Willingham. --
Harris Wooford. --
Andy Young. --
Whitney Young. --
Bob Zellner. --
Jim Zwerg.
Responsibility: David Halberstam.
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Tells the story of eight young people who, inspired by workshops on nonviolence, decided to become involved in the fight against segregation during the 1960s, beginning with staged sit-ins at Nashville lunch counters, and progressing to ever more dangerous actions on behalf of the civil rights movements.

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