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Because they marched : the people's campaign for voting rights that changed America

text Because they marched : the people's campaign for voting rights that changed America

Summary

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 1965 march for voting rights from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, Newbery Medalist Freedman presents a riveting account of this pivotal event in the history of civil rights.

Contents

The day the teachers marched -- "White folks business" -- Selma's students lead the way -- "March, dammit!" -- Bloody Sunday -- Turnabout Tuesday -- A good day to be alive -- Because they marched.

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Description
83 pages : illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm
Publisher
Holiday House 2014

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Peninsula Community Library J323.1196 FRE in Juvenile Available

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