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The Resource Rosa's bus, Jo Kittinger ; illustrated by Steven Walker

Rosa's bus, Jo Kittinger ; illustrated by Steven Walker

Label
Rosa's bus
Title
Rosa's bus
Statement of responsibility
Jo Kittinger ; illustrated by Steven Walker
Title variation
Rosas bus
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of an ordinary bus... until a woman named Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat which became a pivotal event in the Civil Rights movement. Follows the bus's history from the streets of Montgomery to the Henry Ford Museum
Summary
Describes the Montgomery bus boycott, which began when civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat to a white man, lasted 382 days, and led to the landmark Supreme Court decision ending segregation on Montgomery city buses
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380451
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kittinger, Jo S
Dewey number
323.1196/073076147
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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710
Literary form
fiction
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  • 1
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1978-
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Walker, Stephen
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True
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  • Parks, Rosa
  • Parks, Rosa
  • Montgomery Bus Boycott, Montgomery, Ala., 1955-1956
  • African Americans
  • Segregation in transportation
  • Civil rights movements
  • Montgomery (Ala.)
  • Montgomery Bus Boycott, Montgomery, Ala., 1955-1956
  • African Americans
  • Segregation in transportation
  • Civil rights movements
  • Montgomery (Ala.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Rosa's bus, Jo Kittinger ; illustrated by Steven Walker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocn586122918
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[40] p.
Isbn
9781590787229
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010005091
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)586122918
Label
Rosa's bus, Jo Kittinger ; illustrated by Steven Walker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocn586122918
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[40] p.
Isbn
9781590787229
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010005091
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)586122918

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