Separate no more : the long road to Brown v. Board of Education / Lawrence Goldstone
Book | Scholastic Focus | 2021 | First edition.

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Edition
First edition.
Description
xii, 276 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Audience
Ages 12 and up. Scholastic Focus.
Grades 10-12. Scholastic Focus.
Summary
An evocative chronicle of the battle that led to America's landmark Brown v. Board of Education ruling shares insights into the abuses of the "separate but equal" system and how such courageous activists as Booker T. Washington and W. E. B. Du Bois helped end legal segregation.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-252) and index.
Contents
Prologue: The end of a long wait -- Separate -- Land of Lincoln -- Resistance -- From the ashes of Springfield -- To the courts -- The red summer -- Passing the torch: The new Negro movement -- The challenge -- To the courts once more -- Thurgood Marshall joins the fray -- Setbacks -- No turning back -- Renewing the attack -- A school of one's own -- The main event -- Student revolt -- Kansas -- The battle is joined -- A change at the top -- Round 2 -- The meaning of equality -- Making it real -- Legacy.
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Long road to Brown v. Board of Education
Long road to Brown versus Board of Education
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Online version: Goldstone, Lawrence, 1947- Separate no more New York : Scholastic Focus, 2021 9781338592856 (DLC) 2020009906
ISBN
9781338592832 (hardcover)
1338592831 (hardcover)
9781338592856 (ebk)
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