Because they marched : the people's campaign for voting rights that changed America / Russell Freedman
Book | Holiday House | 2014 | First edition.

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Edition
First edition.
Description
83 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Audience
Middle Grade
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 76-79) and index.
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.
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.
Study Program
Accelerated Reader AR MG+ 7.6 3.0 167606.
Subject
Chronological Term
Genre/Form
ISBN
9780823429219 (hardcover)
0823429210 (hardcover)
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