The Civil Rights Movement in America from 1865 to the present

Title The Civil Rights Movement in America from 1865 to the present
Names McKissack, Pat.
McKissack, Fredrick.
Book Number BR007274
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Beginning with the aftermath of the Civil War, the authors describe the social conditions and political climate in which black Americans won their constitutional rights, only to have them repressed and curtailed by laws passed in the South. Moving into the twentieth century, the authors describe the struggle for civil rights by blacks as well as other minorities including women, people with handicaps, Indians, Mexican-Americans, and others. For grades 6-9 and older readers.
Local Subject Young Adult Book - YA
Short Book - SH
History - HST
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Politics and Government - POL
Black Interest - BLK
History, United States - HUS
Audience Notes For grades 6-9.
LC Subject African Americans - Civil rights - Juvenile literature
African Americans - History - Juvenile literature
United States - Race relations - Juvenile literature
Call Number j973.0496073 JNF
Language English
Released 1987
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : NLS, 1987 (Triformation Braille Service, transcribing agency. Triformation Braille Service, distributor)
Original Publication Reproduced from: Chicago : Childrens Press, c1987.
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