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Author Somerlott, Robert.

Title The Little Rock school desegregation crisis in American history / Robert Somerlott.

Imprint Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow, c2001.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Non-Fiction  379.263 Somerlott    ---  Available
Description 128 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Series In American history
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 115-123) and index.
Contents Elizabeth Eckford arrives at school -- Separate is unequal -- 1956, a gathering storm -- The surrounded high school -- The screaming eagles are summoned -- Student persecution -- 1957: the year of hatred -- A different battleground -- Changing and healing.
Indexed In: Wilson's Junior High School, November 2005
School Library Journal, September 2001
Booklist, December 2001
Summary Examines one of the most controversial battles in the civil rights movement, highlighting personal stories of the students and civil rights leaders who helped bring the races together.
Audience 7.9
5-8 Follett Library Resources
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG RL 8.3 3.0 60744 852
Subject Central High School (Little Rock, Ark.) -- History.
School integration -- Little Rock (Ark.) -- History.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History.
Little Rock (Ark.) -- Race relations.
ISBN 0766012980

 
    
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