When the children marched : the Birmingham civil rights movement
- Robert H. Mayer.
- Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Publishers, c2008.
- Physical description
- 176 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 24 cm.
Education Library (Cubberley)
|F334 .B69 N4485 2008||Unknown|
- Mayer, Robert H., 1950-
- Includes bibliographical references (159-171) and index.
- "Blown into history" : the story of Reverend Fred Shuttlesworth
- The hardest head in town : Reverend Shuttlesworth fights on
- "It's so nice to have you in Birmingham" : the movement begins
- An "untimely" protest : the arrest of Dr. King
- "Sing, children, sing" : the children march
- "Fire hoses on those Black girls" : the mood turns
- "Making history" : the children march on and into a settlement
- "An accord with its conscience" : a settlement is reached
- "Violence" and "more violence" : the aftermath of the settlement
- "Don't try to stop us" : the Birmingham legacy
- "Discusses the Birmingham civil rights movement, the great leaders of the movement, and the role of the children who helped fight for equal rights and to end segregation in Birmingham"--Provided by publisher.
- African Americans > Civil rights > Alabama > Birmingham > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
- African American children > Alabama > Birmingham > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
- African American civil rights workers > Alabama > Birmingham > Biography > Juvenile literature.
- Civil rights movements > Alabama > Birmingham > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
- Birmingham (Ala.) > Race relations > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
- Local subject
- Carter G. Woodson Honors 2009.
- Publication date
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