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Author Goldstone, Lawrence, 1947- author.

Title Separate no more : the long road to Brown v. Board of Education / Lawrence Goldstone.

Publication Info. New York : Scholastic Focus, 2021.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Grandview Library Teen Non-Fiction  New Shelf  323.1196 GOL    DUE 10-05-22
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Teen Non-Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description xii, 276 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
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Summary An evocative chronicle of the battle that led to America's landmark Brown v. Board of Education ruling shares insights into the abuses of the "separate but equal" system and how such courageous activists as Booker T. Washington and W. E. B. Du Bois helped end legal segregation.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-252) and index.
Contents Prologue: The end of a long wait -- Separate -- Land of Lincoln -- Resistance -- From the ashes of Springfield -- To the courts -- The red summer -- Passing the torch: The new Negro movement -- The challenge -- To the courts once more -- Thurgood Marshall joins the fray -- Setbacks -- No turning back -- Renewing the attack -- A school of one's own -- The main event -- Student revolt -- Kansas -- The battle is joined -- A change at the top -- Round 2 -- The meaning of equality -- Making it real -- Legacy.
Subject Brown, Oliver, 1918-1961 -- Trials, litigation, etc. -- Juvenile literature.
Topeka (Kan.). Board of Education -- Trials, litigation, etc. -- Juvenile literature.
Segregation in education -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Race relations -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form Young adult nonfiction.
Added Title Long road to Brown v. Board of Education
Long road to Brown versus Board of Education
ISBN 9781338592832 (hardcover)
1338592831 (hardcover)

 
    
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