Murder on the highway : : the Viola Liuzzo story

Title Murder on the highway : : the Viola Liuzzo story
Names Siegel, Beatrice.
Book Number BR010496
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation The author tells of Viola Liuzzo, a white mother of five from Detroit who felt compelled to join the 1965 civil rights march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama. After marching with blacks to obtain their right to vote, Liuzzo gave a fellow marcher a ride home. Ku Klux Klan members shot and killed Liuzzo as she was driving, making her the first white woman killed in the movement. For senior high and older readers.
Local Subject Crime & True Detective - CRI
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Young Adult Book - YA
Short Book - SH
African American concern - AFRAM
Black Interest - BLK
Social Needs and Problems - CONP
Current Events / Contemporary Issues - CON
Law & order - LAWP
General Non-Fiction - GNF
History, United States - HUS
Young Adult Interest - YAI
History, U.S. - 20th Century - HUT
LC Subject Selma-Montgomery Rights March, 1965
Civil rights workers - Alabama - Biography
African Americans - Civil rights - Alabama
Civil rights movements - Alabama - History - 20th century
Alabama - Race relations
Call Number 364.152309761465 ANF
Language English
Released 1993
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, 1993 (American Printing House for the Blind, transcribing agency. American Printing House for the Blind, distributor)
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st ed. New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, c1993.
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