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Stride Toward Freedom : the Montgomery Story

Author: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Publisher: New York : Harper & Brothers, [1958] ©1958
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the Montgomery, Alabama bus boycott sparked by Mrs. Rosa Park's refusal to give up her seat to a white male, describing the plans and problems of a nonviolent campaign, reprisals by the white community, and the eventual attainment of desegregated city bus service.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968.
Stride toward freedom.
New York : Harper, [1958]
(OCoLC)558818060
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Luther King, Jr.
ISBN: 006064690X 9780060646905
OCLC Number: 485639
Notes: Includes index.
Awards: Anisfield-Wolf Book Award, 1959
Description: 230 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Return to the South --
Montgomery before the protest --
The decisive arrest --
The day of days, December 5 --
The movement gathers momentum --
Pilgrimage to nonviolence --
Methods of the opposition --
The violence of desperate men --
Desegregation at last --
Montgomery today --
Where do we go from here?
Other Titles: Montgomery Story
Responsibility: by Martin Luther King, Jr.

Abstract:

Chronicles the Montgomery, Alabama bus boycott sparked by Mrs. Rosa Park's refusal to give up her seat to a white male, describing the plans and problems of a nonviolent campaign, reprisals by the white community, and the eventual attainment of desegregated city bus service.

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