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Rosa Parks : in her own words

Author: Susan Reyburn; Carla Diane Hayden
Publisher: Athens : The University of Georgia Press, in association with The Library of Congress, [2020] ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this compelling new book from the Library of Congress, where the Parks Collection is housed, the civil rights icon is revealed for the first time in print through her private manuscripts and handwritten notes. Rosa Parks: In Her Own Words illumines her inner thoughts, her ongoing struggles, and how she came to be the person who stood up by sitting down. At the height of the Montgomery Bus Boycott, as Parks was  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Named Person: Rosa Parks; Rosa Parks
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Reyburn; Carla Diane Hayden
ISBN: 9780820356921 0820356921
OCLC Number: 1099199105
Notes: "A Sarah Mills Hodge Fund publication"--Page 4 of cover.
Description: xi, 82 pages : illustrations (some color), facsimiles, portraits (some color) ; 21 cm
Contents: Foreword / Carla D. Hayden --
Timeline --
Introduction --
Early life and activism --
The bus boycott --
Detroit and beyond --
Legacy.
Responsibility: Susan Reyburn ; with a foreword by Carla D. Hayden, Librarian of Congress.

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Until recently, Rosa Parks's personal papers were unavailable to the public. In this compelling new book from the Library of Congress, where the Parks Collection is housed, the civil rights icon is  Read more...

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