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We troubled the waters : poems

Author: Ntozake Shange; Rod Brown
Publisher: New York : Amistad/Collins, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Primary school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Poetry and paintings in tribute to the many individuals who acted with courage for justice and change during the civil rights movement.
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Genre/Form: Children's poetry, American
Juvenile books
Juvenile works
Poetry
Picture books for children
Historical poetry
Dialect poetry
Juvenile poetry
Material Type: Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ntozake Shange; Rod Brown
ISBN: 9780061337352 9780061337376 0061337358 0061337374 9780605264021 0605264023
OCLC Number: 231745638
Awards: Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2010
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Booker T. Washington school, 1941 --
Eager to learn --
Cleaning gal --
Garbage boys --
Water fountains --
Where I live --
Crying trees --
Roadkill --
You vote / you die! --
The Klu Klux Klan --
Thank you Rosa Parks --
Martin Luther King, Jr. --
Brother Malcolm --
Sittin down is standin up --
And we marched --
The pray-in --
Lorraine --
Heah y'all come.
Responsibility: by Ntozake Shange ; paintings by Rod Brown.

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Poetry and paintings in tribute to the many individuals who acted with courage for justice and change during the civil rights movement.

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