The girl from the tar paper school : Barbara Rose Johns and the advent of the civil rights movement /

Describes the peaceful protest organized by teenager Barbara Rose Johns in order to secure a permanent building for her segregated high school in Virginia in 1951, and explains how her actions helped fuel the civil rights movement.

Saved in:
Main Author: Kanefield, Teri, 1960- (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2014.
Subjects:
Tags: Add Tag
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!

Rock Valley College

Location: Children's (2nd floor)

Call Number: E185.97.J59 K35 2014
Copy 1 Available  Check if item can be requested