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Rosa Parks : a Penguin life

Author: Douglas Brinkley
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2000.
Series: Penguin lives series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A portrait of the African American woman immortalized for refusing to surrender her bus seat to a white passenger examines who Rosa Parks was before, during, and after her historic act.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juve
Named Person: Rosa Parks; Rosa Parks
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas Brinkley
ISBN: 0670891606 9780670891603
OCLC Number: 779031138
Notes: "A Lipper/Viking book."
Description: ix, 246 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin lives series.
Responsibility: Douglas Brinkley.

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A portrait of the African American woman immortalized for refusing to surrender her bus seat to a white passenger examines who Rosa Parks was before, during, and after her historic act.

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