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Remember Little Rock : the time, the people, the stories

Author: Paul Robert Walker
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Just over 50 years ago, in Little Rock, Arkansas, nine brave black students stood up for their rights and made history. The integration of Central High School in Little Rock changed the course of education in America forever, and became one of the pivotal points in the Civil Rights Movement. In Remember Little Rock award-winning author Paul Robert Walker uses eyewitness accounts and on-the-scene news photography to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Robert Walker
ISBN: 9781426304026 1426304021 9781426304033 142630403X
OCLC Number: 223891924
Target Audience: Middle School.; 1150
Description: 61 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 27 cm
Contents: Foreword / Terrence J. Roberts, Ph. D. --
September 4, 1957 --
Jim Crow & Orval Faubus --
September 23, 1957 --
September 25, 1957 --
Student warriors --
Epilogue --
Time line --
Postscripts --
Sources --
Index.
Responsibility: by Paul Robert Walker.

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Using eyewitness accounts from a variety of key participants, including the nine black students who integrated Central High School, white students, black students, teachers, parents, military,  Read more...

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by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-04-09) Very Good Permalink

This book clearly describes the horrors of what went on in Little Rock.  There are lots of full size photographs and descriptions of the events.  Students doing reports on historic events will appreciate this book. 

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