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Marching for freedom : walk together, children, and don't you grow weary / Elizabeth Partridge.

By: Partridge, Elizabeth
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Viking, c2009Description: 72 p. : ill. ; 25 cmISBN: 9780670011896 (hardcover) :; 0670011894 (hardcover) :Subject(s): Selma to Montgomery Rights March (1965 : Selma, Ala.) -- Juvenile literature | Selma to Montgomery Rights March (1965 : Selma, Ala.) | African Americans -- Civil rights -- Alabama -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature | African American children -- Political activity -- Alabama -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature | Civil rights movements -- Alabama -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature | African Americans -- Civil rights -- Alabama -- History -- 20th century | African American children -- Political activity -- Alabama -- History -- 20th century | Civil rights movements -- Alabama -- History -- 20th century | Alabama -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature | Alabama -- Race relations -- History -- 20th centuryDDC classification: 323.1196/07307614509041 LOC classification: E185.93.A3 | P37 2009
Contents:
Voteless, 1963 -- Martin Luther King Jr. arrives, 1965 -- Bloody Sunday: March 7, 1965 -- Turn around Tuesday: March 9 -- Day one: Sunday, March 21 -- Day two: Monday, March 22 -- Day three: Tuesday, March 23 -- Day four: Wednesday, March 24 -- Day five: Thursday, March 25 -- Voting Rights Act: August 6, 1965.
A Junior Library Guild selectionSummary: This book recounts the three months of protest that took place before Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s landmark march from Selma, Alabama, to Montgomery to promote equal rights and help African-Americans earn the right to vote.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 65-66) and index.

Voteless, 1963 -- Martin Luther King Jr. arrives, 1965 -- Bloody Sunday: March 7, 1965 -- Turn around Tuesday: March 9 -- Day one: Sunday, March 21 -- Day two: Monday, March 22 -- Day three: Tuesday, March 23 -- Day four: Wednesday, March 24 -- Day five: Thursday, March 25 -- Voting Rights Act: August 6, 1965.

This book recounts the three months of protest that took place before Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s landmark march from Selma, Alabama, to Montgomery to promote equal rights and help African-Americans earn the right to vote.

Ages 10 up.

Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning MG 6.6 3

A Junior Library Guild selection

NHSL Children's Book Review - November 2009 N21

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