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The Resource Who was Rosa Parks?, by Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi

Who was Rosa Parks?, by Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi

Label
Who was Rosa Parks?
Title
Who was Rosa Parks?
Statement of responsibility
by Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1955, Rosa Parks refused to give her bus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama. This seemingly small act triggered civil rights protests across America and earned Rosa Parks the title "Mother of the Civil Rights Movement."
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McDonough, Yona Zeldis
Dewey number
  • 323.092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
F334.M753
LC item number
P385545 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Who was--?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parks, Rosa
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • Segregation in transportation
  • Montgomery Bus Boycott, Montgomery, Ala., 1955-1956
  • Race relations
  • Montgomery (Ala.)
  • Montgomery (Ala.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Who was Rosa Parks?, by Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 106)
Contents
Who was Rosa Parks? -- Down on the farm -- City lights -- Life with Raymond -- The call to action -- Back of the bus -- A visit to Highlander -- A new day -- "No riders today!" -- Moving ahead
Control code
ocn477274017
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
106 pages
Isbn
9781451736618
Lccn
2009051593
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Who was Rosa Parks?, by Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 106)
Contents
Who was Rosa Parks? -- Down on the farm -- City lights -- Life with Raymond -- The call to action -- Back of the bus -- A visit to Highlander -- A new day -- "No riders today!" -- Moving ahead
Control code
ocn477274017
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
106 pages
Isbn
9781451736618
Lccn
2009051593
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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