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The Resource When the children marched : the Birmingham civil rights movement, Robert H. Mayer

When the children marched : the Birmingham civil rights movement, Robert H. Mayer

Label
When the children marched : the Birmingham civil rights movement
Title
When the children marched
Title remainder
the Birmingham civil rights movement
Statement of responsibility
Robert H. Mayer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Discusses the Birmingham civil rights movement, the great leaders of the movement, and the role of the children who helped fight for equal rights and to end segregation in Birmingham"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mayer, Robert H.
Dewey number
323.1196/073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F334.B69
LC item number
N4485 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African American children
  • African American civil rights workers
  • Civil rights movements
  • Birmingham (Ala.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
When the children marched : the Birmingham civil rights movement, Robert H. Mayer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (159-171) and index
Contents
"Blown into history" : the story of Reverend Fred Shuttlesworth -- The hardest head in town : Reverend Shuttlesworth fights on -- "It's so nice to have you in Birmingham" : the movement begins -- An "untimely" protest : the arrest of Dr. King -- "Sing, children, sing" : the children march -- "Fire hoses on those Black girls" : the mood turns -- "Making history" : the children march on and into a settlement -- "An accord with its conscience" : a settlement is reached -- "Violence" and "more violence" : the aftermath of the settlement -- "Don't try to stop us" : the Birmingham legacy -- Timeline -- Glossary
Control code
BME-6613
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
176 p.
Isbn
9780766029309
Lccn
2007025590
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
Label
When the children marched : the Birmingham civil rights movement, Robert H. Mayer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (159-171) and index
Contents
"Blown into history" : the story of Reverend Fred Shuttlesworth -- The hardest head in town : Reverend Shuttlesworth fights on -- "It's so nice to have you in Birmingham" : the movement begins -- An "untimely" protest : the arrest of Dr. King -- "Sing, children, sing" : the children march -- "Fire hoses on those Black girls" : the mood turns -- "Making history" : the children march on and into a settlement -- "An accord with its conscience" : a settlement is reached -- "Violence" and "more violence" : the aftermath of the settlement -- "Don't try to stop us" : the Birmingham legacy -- Timeline -- Glossary
Control code
BME-6613
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
176 p.
Isbn
9780766029309
Lccn
2007025590
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps

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