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Rosa's bus

Author: Jo S Kittinger; Stephen Walker
Publisher: Honesdale, Pa. : Calkins Creek, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Describes the Montgomery bus boycott, which began when civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat to a white man, lasted 382 days, and led to the landmark Supreme Court decision ending segregation on Montgomery city buses.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Rosa Parks; Rosa Parks
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jo S Kittinger; Stephen Walker
ISBN: 1590787226 : SAL 9781590787229 : SAL
OCLC Number: 778703464
Description: 40 : color illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm
Responsibility: Jo Kittinger ; illustrated by Steven Walker.

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Describes the Montgomery bus boycott, which began when civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat to a white man, lasted 382 days, and led to the landmark Supreme Court decision ending segregation on Montgomery city buses.

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"An inventive approach. . . . Kids will connect with the unsentimental, contemporary message: 'Imagine where it has been / and where we have yet to go.'" --"Booklist"

 
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