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Viola Desmond Won't Be Budged!

Author: Jody Warner; Richard Rudnicki
Publisher: Toronto : Groundwood Books/House of Anansi Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells the story of Viola Desmond, an African Canadian woman who, in 1946, challenged a Nova Scotia movie theater's segregation policy by refusing to move from her seat to an upstairs section designated for use by blacks.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Biographies
Literature
Juvenile literature
Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Biography Juvenile literature
Biographies Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Named Person: Viola Desmond; Viola Desmond; Viola Desmond; Viola Desmond; Viola Desmond
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jody Warner; Richard Rudnicki
ISBN: 9780888997791 0888997795
OCLC Number: 987591601
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: Jody Nyasha Warner ; pictures by Richard Rudnicki.
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Tells the story of Viola Desmond, an African Canadian woman who, in 1946, challenged a Nova Scotia movie theater's segregation policy by refusing to move from her seat to an upstairs section designated for use by blacks.

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