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Author Anderson, Michael, 1972-

Title The civil rights movement / Michael Anderson.

Published Chicago., Illinois : Heinemann Library, [2004]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson TB  323.1 ANDE    AVAILABLE
Physical description 48 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 28 cm.
Series 20th-century perspectives.
20th-century perspectives.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents What is the Civil Rights Movement? -- A Movement many years in the making -- Early steps -- Dashed hopes -- The first victories -- Resistance to the Brown ruling -- Bus boycott in Montgomery -- Martin Luther King Jr. and nonviolent protest -- Central High School in Little Rock -- Sit-ins and the SNCC -- Freedom rides -- Birmingham -- Political responses to the Movement -- March on Washington and the Civil Rights Act -- Struggle in Mississippi -- Selma and the Voting Rights Act -- Civil rights and the arts -- A new direction -- Other civil rights struggles -- The Movement continues -- Timeline.
Subject African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Race relations -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 1403438056 (library binding : alk. paper)
1403441790 (paperback)