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Author Hartfield, Claire, author.

Title A few red drops : the Chicago Race Riots of 1919 / Claire Hartfield.

Publication Info. Boston ; New York : Clarion Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2018]
1 hold on first copy returned of 3 copies


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library Teen Non-Fiction    305.896 HAR    Available
 PAS Central Library Young Adult, Non-Fiction  New Shelf  YA 305.896 HAR    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Young Adult, Non-Fiction  New Shelf  YA 305.896 HAR    Available
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library Young Adult, On Order.
1 copy being processed for PAS Hastings Branch Young Adult, On Order.
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Teen Non-Fiction.
Description 198 pages : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 182-189) and index.
Contents Catalyst -- The beach -- A time to reap -- First whispers -- Freedom fight -- Self reliance -- White Negroes -- Waste matters -- Parallel universes -- A stone's throw -- Up from the south -- A higher call -- The northern fever -- A real place for Negroes -- A job, any job -- Full to bursting -- Respectability and respect -- Reaping the whirlwind -- Tensions rising -- Last straws -- Race riot -- Ratcheting up -- Point counterpoint -- Moment of truth.
Summary "Examines the events and forces leading up to 1919 race riots in Chicago."--Provided by publisher.
Audience Ages 12 and up.
Subject Chicago Race Riot, Chicago, Ill., 1919 -- Juvenile literature.
Civil rights movements -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Juvenile literature.
Race relations -- Juvenile literature.
Chicago (Ill.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Social conditions -- Juvenile literature.
Chicago (Ill.) -- History -- 1875- -- Juvenile literature.
Added Title Few red drops, the Chicago Race Riot of 1919
Chicago Race Riots of 1919
ISBN 9780544785137 (hardcover) $18.99
0544785134 : $18.99

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