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Rosa Parks : a life in American history  Cover Image Book Book

Rosa Parks : a life in American history / Darryl Mace.

Mace, Darryl, 1975- (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781440868429
  • ISBN: 1440868425
  • Physical Description: xiv, 189 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: Santa Barbara, California : ABC-CLIO, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2021]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The roots of race consciousness -- Miseducation and reeducation -- The reality of rape culture -- Black voter registration efforts -- Public activism -- Youth movements -- Battle on the bus -- The Montgomery bus boycott -- "Tired of giving in" -- A symbol frozen in time -- Why Rosa Parks matters
Summary, etc.:
"Rosa Parks: A Life in American History explores the life of this important civil rights activist in the context of the cultural and social history of her time."-- Provided by publisher
Subject: Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005.
African Americans > Civil rights > Alabama > Montgomery > History > 20th century.
African American women > Biography.
Civil rights workers > United States > Biography.
African Americans > Michigan > Detroit > Biography.
African American political activists > Michigan > Biography.
Montgomery (Ala.) > Biography.
Detroit (Mich.) > Biography.
Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005.
African American political activists.
African American women.
African Americans.
African Americans > Civil rights.
Civil rights workers.
Alabama > Montgomery.
Michigan > Detroit.
United States.
Genre: Biographies.

Available copies

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


0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS 323.092 MAC 31291002859153 ALABAMA Available -
APLS 323.092 MAC 31291002859310 ALABAMA Available -

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