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.

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Main Author: Kanefield, Teri, 1960- (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2014.
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