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The Resource What is the civil rights movement?, by Sherri L. Smith ; illustrated by Tim Foley

What is the civil rights movement?, by Sherri L. Smith ; illustrated by Tim Foley

Label
What is the civil rights movement?
Title
What is the civil rights movement?
Statement of responsibility
by Sherri L. Smith ; illustrated by Tim Foley
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Even though slavery had ended in the 1860s, African Americans were still suffering under the weight of segregation a hundred years later. They couldn't go to the same schools, eat at the same restaurants, or even use the same bathrooms as white people. But by the 1950s, black people refused to remain second-class citizens and were willing to risk their lives to make a change"--
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Smith, Sherri L
Dewey number
323.1196/073
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages: 8-12
  • Grades 3-7
Intended audience source
Penguin Workshop
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Foley, Tim
Series statement
What is...?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civil rights movements
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights demonstrations
Target audience
juvenile
Label
What is the civil rights movement?, by Sherri L. Smith ; illustrated by Tim Foley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is the civil rights movement? -- A troubled past -- The long walk to school -- Montgomery bus boycott -- The lunch counter sit-ins -- Freedom riders -- The children's crusade -- The march on Washington -- Freedom summer -- Selma to Montgomery -- Changing times -- Timelines
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
108 pages
Isbn
9781524792305
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2020033618
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
BK0026569646
Label
What is the civil rights movement?, by Sherri L. Smith ; illustrated by Tim Foley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is the civil rights movement? -- A troubled past -- The long walk to school -- Montgomery bus boycott -- The lunch counter sit-ins -- Freedom riders -- The children's crusade -- The march on Washington -- Freedom summer -- Selma to Montgomery -- Changing times -- Timelines
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
108 pages
Isbn
9781524792305
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2020033618
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
BK0026569646

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