Freedom walkers : the story of the Montgomery bus boycott

Freedman, Russell, 1929-2018

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  • Creator Russell Freedman
  • Format Books
  • Publication 1st ed. New York : Holiday House, ©2006.
  • Physical Details
    • xi, 114 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
  • ISBNs 0823420310, 9780823420315, 9780823421954, 0823421953
  • OCLC ocm64065965

Summary

  • Covers the events surrounding and including the Montgomery Bus Boycott, the end of segregation on buses.

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 100-110) and index.

Contents

  • Map -- Montgomery, Alabama, 1955-1956 -- Introduction: Why they walked -- Jo Ann Robinson -- Claudette Colvin -- Rosa Parks -- Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Boycott heroes -- Proud to be arrested -- Walking to victory -- Children are coming on -- Chapter notes -- Selected bibliography -- Acknowledgments -- Index
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