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The Resource A dream of freedom : the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968, Diane McWhorter ; foreword by Fred Shuttlesworth

A dream of freedom : the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968, Diane McWhorter ; foreword by Fred Shuttlesworth

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A dream of freedom : the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968
Title
A dream of freedom
Title remainder
the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968
Statement of responsibility
Diane McWhorter ; foreword by Fred Shuttlesworth
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Contributor
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this history of the modern Civil Rights movement, the author focuses on the monumental events that occurred between 1954 (the year of Brown v. the Board of Education) and 1968 (the year that Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated
Summary
Explores the sacrifices and triumphs of African Americans in their pursuit of social and political equality, and examines the often violent resistance they met from white Americans
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2005
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 2004
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2004
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2005
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2004.
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130895
Cataloging source
VVW
Dewey number
323.1196073009045
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
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1220
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 5
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
pre adolescent
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the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968
Label
A dream of freedom : the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968, Diane McWhorter ; foreword by Fred Shuttlesworth
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-158) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 x 28 cm
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9780439576789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • ocm55998388
  • OCoLC
Label
A dream of freedom : the civil rights movement from 1954 to 1968, Diane McWhorter ; foreword by Fred Shuttlesworth
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-158) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 x 28 cm
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9780439576789
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • ocm55998388
  • OCoLC

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