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Author McDonough, Yona Zeldis.

Title Who was Rosa Parks? / by Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Grosset & Dunlap, 2010.


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Description 106 p. : illus. ; 20 cm.
Series Who was-- ?
Who was-- ?
Contents Who was Rosa Parks? -- Down on the farm -- City lights -- Life with Raymond -- The call to action -- Back of the bus -- A visit to Highlander -- A new day -- "No riders today!" -- Moving ahead.
Summary In 1955, Rosa Parks refused to give her bus seat to a white passenger in Montgomery, Alabama. This seemingly small act triggered civil rights protests across America and earned Rosa Parks the title #xD2;Mother of the Civil Rights Movement.#xD3; This biography has blackand- white illustrations throughout.
Subject Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005.
African American women -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- Biography.
African Americans -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- Biography.
Civil rights workers -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- Biography.
Civil rights workers.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- History -- 20th century.
Segregation in transportation -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- History -- 20th century.
African American women -- Biography
Women -- Biography
Montgomery (Ala.) -- Race relations.
Montgomery (Ala.) -- Biography.
Added Author Marchesi, Stephen, illustrator.
ISBN 0448454424 (pbk.)
9780448454429 (pbk.)

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