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Freedom walkers : the story of the Montgomery bus boycott

Author: Russell Freedman
Publisher: New York : Holiday House, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Covers the events surrounding and including the Montgomery Bus Boycott, the end of segregation on buses.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Freedman, Russell.
Freedom walkers.
New York : Holiday House, ©2006
(OCoLC)608097745
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Russell Freedman
ISBN: 0823420310 9780823420315 9780823421954 0823421953
OCLC Number: 64065965
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection.
Notable Book for a Global Society award winner, 2007
Description: xi, 114 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Contents: Map --
Montgomery, Alabama, 1955-1956 --
Introduction: Why they walked --
Jo Ann Robinson --
Claudette Colvin --
Rosa Parks --
Martin Luther King, Jr. --
Boycott heroes --
Proud to be arrested --
Walking to victory --
Children are coming on --
Chapter notes --
Selected bibliography --
Acknowledgments --
Index.
Responsibility: Russell Freedman.

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Covers the events surrounding and including the Montgomery Bus Boycott, the end of segregation on buses.

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Desegregation, Martin Luther King Jr, Rosa Parks

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To make a quick timeline, when I was almost 3 years old, desegration on public buses in Montgomery, Alabama ended.  When I was in 3rd grade, President...
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