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Students on strike : Jim Crow, civil rights, Brown, and me : a memoir

Stokes, John A., 1931-

Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2008.

127 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.

John A. Stokes, one of the leaders of the student strike at R. R. Morton High School in 1951, describes the conditions in which he and his fellow classmates learned and provides an account of how they fought against segregation.

Reading Level: 6.1

Available

Non-Fiction - ElementaryNon-Fiction - Elementary

1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

1426301537

LC Call No:

LC2731 .S76 2008

Dewey Class No:

371.829/96073/075 22

Author:

Stokes, John A., 1931-

Title:

Students on strike : Jim Crow, civil rights, Brown, and me : a memoir / by John A. Stokes with Lois Wolfe and Herman J. Viola.

Publisher:

Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2008.

Physical:

127 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 126-127).

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal starred, April 2008

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, March 2008

Citation/Refs:

Voice of Youth Advocates (V.O.Y.A.), June 2008

Summary:

John A. Stokes, one of the leaders of the student strike at R. R. Morton High School in 1951, describes the conditions in which he and his fellow classmates learned and provides an account of how they fought against segregation.

Target Audience:

6.1

Target Audience:

5-8 Follett Library Resources

Subject:

Students.

Subject:

Segregation.

Subject:

Schools.

Subject:

African Americans--Biography.

AE:PersName:

Wolfe, Lois, 1952-

AE:PersName:

Viola, Herman J.

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