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Author Kallen, Stuart A., 1955-

Title Women of the civil rights movement / Stuart A. Kallen.

Imprint Detroit : Lucent Books, c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 323.0973 KAL    Available
Description 112 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 24 cm.
Series Women in history
Women in history (San Diego, Calif.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 100-107) and index.
Contents Introduction : fighting for racial equality -- Women in civil rights organizations -- Protesting segregation -- Fighting for an education -- Expanding voting rights -- Women in political office -- Radicals and militants -- Creative expressions of protest.
Summary Profiles American black women who made significant contributions to the civil rights movement and helped change the nation's history.
Subject Women civil rights workers -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Civil rights workers.
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Race relations.
African Americans -- Biography.
Women -- Biography.
ISBN 1590185692 (hard cover : alk. paper)

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