The Resource Twelve days in May : Freedom Ride 1961, Larry Dane Brimner

Twelve days in May : Freedom Ride 1961, Larry Dane Brimner

Label
Twelve days in May : Freedom Ride 1961
Title
Twelve days in May
Title remainder
Freedom Ride 1961
Statement of responsibility
Larry Dane Brimner
Title variation
12 days in May
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For twelve history-making days in May 1961, thirteen black and white civil rights activists, also known as the Freedom Riders, traveled by bus into the South to draw attention to the unconstitutional segregation still taking place. Despite their peaceful protests, the Freedom Riders were met with increasing violence the further south they traveled
Summary
For twelve history-making days in May 1961, thirteen black and white civil rights activists, also known as the “Freedom Riders,” traveled by bus into the South to draw attention to the unconstitutional segregation still taking place. Despite their peaceful protests, the Freedom Riders were met with increasing violence the further south they traveled
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Books, 2018.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2017.
  • Carter G. Woodson Book Awards: Secondary Level, 2018.
  • Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal, 2018.
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10601377
Cataloging source
YDX
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Brimner, Larry Dane
Dewey number
323.092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
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1080
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 5
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Freedom Rides, 1961
  • Civil rights movements
  • African Americans
  • Southern States
  • Civil rights workers
  • African American civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights demonstrations
  • Civil rights movements
  • Southern States
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / 20th Century
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / African American
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Topics / Prejudice & Racism
Target audience
adolescent
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Freedom Ride 1961
Label
Twelve days in May : Freedom Ride 1961, Larry Dane Brimner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn978650548
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
111 pages
Isbn
9781629795867
Lccn
2017937780
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)978650548
Label
Twelve days in May : Freedom Ride 1961, Larry Dane Brimner
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn978650548
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
111 pages
Isbn
9781629795867
Lccn
2017937780
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)978650548

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