Something must be done about Prince Edward County : a family, a Virginia town, a civil rights battle (eBook, 2015) [WorldCat.org]
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Something must be done about Prince Edward County : a family, a Virginia town, a civil rights battle

Author: Kristen Green, (Journalist)
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, 2015.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the wake of the Supreme Court's unanimous Brown v. Board of EducationSomething Must Be Done About Prince Edward County is a dramatic chronicle that explores our troubled racial past and its reverberations today, and a timeless story about compassion, forgiveness, and the meaning of home.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Green, Kristen (Journalist).
Something must be done about Prince Edward County.
New York : HarperCollins, 2015
(DLC) 2015295454
Named Person: Oliver Brown; Oliver Brown
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kristen Green, (Journalist)
ISBN: 9780062268693 0062268694
OCLC Number: 907292376
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Separate but not equal. A perfectly charming Southern town ; Homecoming in Black and white ; Prince Edward joins "Brown v. Board of Education" ; My family's part ; Locked out --
The Lost Generation. The Segregation Academy ; Waiting and seeing ; Nigger lovers ; "You go where your parents tell you to" ; Elsie's other life ; The hour is late ; A bus ticket and a world away ; Then and now ; "Brown" stokes the flames ; Two steps forward, one step back ; Building a life without a foundation --
Integration. "We are all God's children" ; The schools today ; "We all wish it hadn't happened" ; A healing place for the community ; The new normal.
Responsibility: Kristen Green.

Abstract:

In the wake of the Supreme Court's unanimous Brown v. Board of EducationSomething Must Be Done About Prince Edward County is a dramatic chronicle that explores our troubled racial past and its reverberations today, and a timeless story about compassion, forgiveness, and the meaning of home.

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