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The Resource African American civil rights movement

African American civil rights movement

Label
African American civil rights movement
Title
African American civil rights movement
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A history of the African American civil rights movement, based on primary source documents and other historical artifacts. Features include period art works and photographs; excerpts from literary works, letters, speeches, broadcasts, and diaries; summary boxes; a timeline; maps; and a list of additional resources"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
323.1196/073
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
World Book, Inc
Series statement
World Book's documenting history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Civil rights movements
  • United States
  • United States
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Race relations
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
African American civil rights movement
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 61-62) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What are civil rights? -- Slavery -- Civil war and emancipation -- Reconstruction -- Trouble in the south -- The era of Jim Crow -- Two African American leaders -- Conflict and action -- The campaign against lynching -- The great migration -- Black labor and the New Deal -- World War II and its aftermath -- The struggle for quality education -- The Montgomery bus boycott -- A new leader emerges -- The tactics of nonviolence -- Birmingham, 1963 -- The victims -- The march on Washington -- The Johnson presidency -- The Civil Rights Act of 1964 -- The Voting Rights Act -- New voices -- Black ghettos and urban riots -- The death of King -- Affirmative action -- New black leaders -- President Barack Obama -- Timeline -- Sources
Control code
ocn611552445
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780716615002
Lccn
2010017508
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)611552445
Label
African American civil rights movement
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 61-62) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What are civil rights? -- Slavery -- Civil war and emancipation -- Reconstruction -- Trouble in the south -- The era of Jim Crow -- Two African American leaders -- Conflict and action -- The campaign against lynching -- The great migration -- Black labor and the New Deal -- World War II and its aftermath -- The struggle for quality education -- The Montgomery bus boycott -- A new leader emerges -- The tactics of nonviolence -- Birmingham, 1963 -- The victims -- The march on Washington -- The Johnson presidency -- The Civil Rights Act of 1964 -- The Voting Rights Act -- New voices -- Black ghettos and urban riots -- The death of King -- Affirmative action -- New black leaders -- President Barack Obama -- Timeline -- Sources
Control code
ocn611552445
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780716615002
Lccn
2010017508
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)611552445

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