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Mine eyes have seen the glory : the life of Rosa Parks

Author: Douglas Brinkley
Publisher: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2000.
Series: Lives (London, England)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When in 1955 Rosa Parks, a black seamstress, refused to surrender her bus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama, she changed the course of history. This - for the first time - is her story.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Rosa Parks; Rosa Parks
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas Brinkley
ISBN: 0297607081 9780297607083
OCLC Number: 45328465
Description: 248 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Up from Pine Level --
Coming of age in Montgomery --
A stirring passion for equality --
Laying a foundation --
The preparation --
The bus boycott --
Strength through serenity --
'We made the road by walking it' --
Steadfast and immovable --
Detroit days --
Months of Bloody Sundays --
Onward.
Series Title: Lives (London, England)
Other Titles: Life of Rosa Parks
Responsibility: Douglas Brinkley.

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