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Author: Herb Boyd; Ossie Davis; Ruby Dee
Publisher: Naperville, Illinois : Sourcebooks mediaFusion, an imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc., [2004]
Edition/Format:   Print book : CD audio : Music : Audio book, etc. : Biography   Sound Recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This dramatic evocation of the forever poignant and courageous struggle of the civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s is told in words, pictures, and the voices of participants, and is accompanied by two audio CDs.
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Genre/Form: Compact discs
Books with discs
Nonfiction
History
Sources
Sound recordings
Material Type: Biography, Music, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Herb Boyd; Ossie Davis; Ruby Dee
ISBN: 140220213X 9781402202131
OCLC Number: 61479412
Performer(s): Narrators: Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee.
Description: 263 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm 2 audio discs (3 hrs. 14 min.) ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: The murder of Emmett Till --
The first march on Washington --
To secure these rights! --
Brown v. Board of Education --
Rosa Parks and the Montgomery improvement Association --
The Little Rock Nine --
Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. --
Sit down for your rights --
Riders in the storm --
The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) --
Ain't gonna let nobody turn me 'round --
Meredith in Mississippi --
"Bombingham" --
Medgar Evers --
The march on Washington --
Four little black girls in white --
Mississippi Goddam --
Fannie Lou Hamer and the MFDP --
Selma, Alabama --
Black power! --
King in Chicago and against the war --
Black Panther Party --
I've seen the promised land. On the CDs: Disc 1. Introduction --
Slave narratives and freedom songs --
A. Philip Randolph and the roots of the movement --
Brown v. Board of Education --
The Little Rock Nine --
Martin Luther King Jr. --
Sit-ins --
Freedom riders --
The Albany movement --
James Meredith in Mississippi --
Birmingham --
George Wallace and John F. Kennedy --
Medgar Evers. Disc 2. The march on Washington --
Four little girls --
Mississippi and freedom summer - Fannie Lou Hamer --
Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party --
Selma, Alabama --
The Civil Rights Bill --
Black power --
Watts riots --
The Black Panther Party --
The assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Herb Boyd ; narrated by Ossie Davis & Ruby Dee.
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This dramatic evocation of the forever poignant and courageous struggle of the civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s is told in words, pictures, and the voices of participants, and is accompanied by two audio CDs.

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