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Freedom walkers : the story of the Montgomery bus boycott / Russell Freedman.

Freedman, Russell. (Author).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at State Library of Alabama.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS 323.1196 FRE 31291002979878 ALABAMA Available -
APLS 323.1196 FRE 31291002979951 ALABAMA Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0823420310
  • ISBN: 9780823420315
  • ISBN: 9780823421954
  • ISBN: 0823421953
  • Physical Description: xi, 114 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Holiday House, ©2006.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 100-110) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
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.
Summary, etc.:
Covers the events surrounding and including the Montgomery Bus Boycott, the end of segregation on buses.
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Notable Book for a Global Society award winner, 2007
Subject: Montgomery Bus Boycott, Montgomery, Ala., 1955-1956 > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Civil rights > Alabama > Montgomery > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Alabama > Montgomery > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Civil rights workers > Alabama > Montgomery > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Segregation in transportation > Alabama > Montgomery > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
Montgomery (Ala.) > Race relations > Juvenile literature.
Montgomery (Ala.) > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Civil rights movements > Alabama > Montgomery > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
Montgomery Bus Boycott, Montgomery, Ala., 1955-1956.
African Americans > Civil rights.
Civil rights workers.
Montgomery (Ala.) > Race relations.
Civil rights movements.
Montgomery Bus Boycott (Alabama : 1955-1956)
African Americans.
African Americans > Civil rights.
Civil rights movements.
Civil rights workers.
Race relations.
Segregation in transportation.
Alabama > Montgomery.
Montgomery, Alabama > Race relations.
Genre: Biography.
History.
Juvenile works.

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