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The Resource Marching for freedom : walk together, children, and don't you grow weary, Elizabeth Partridge

Marching for freedom : walk together, children, and don't you grow weary, Elizabeth Partridge

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Marching for freedom : walk together, children, and don't you grow weary
Title
Marching for freedom
Title remainder
walk together, children, and don't you grow weary
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Partridge
Title variation
Marching for freedom
Title variation remainder
walk together, children, and dont you grow weary
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Language
eng
Summary
This book recounts the three months of protest that took place before Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s landmark march from Selma, Alabama, to Montgomery to promote equal rights and help African-Americans earn the right to vote
Summary
An examination of the landmark march from Selma to Montgomery in 1965 led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., this book focuses on the children who faced terrifying violence in order to walk alongside him in their fight for freedom and the right to vote
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Award
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Nonfiction, 2010.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Young Adult Literature, 2009.
  • Jane Addams Book Award for Books for Older Children, 2010.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2010.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2009
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2010
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2009.
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection
  • YALSA Best Book list, 2010 ; ALA Notable Children's Books list, 2010.
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325978
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DLC
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Partridge, Elizabeth
Dewey number
323.119607307614509041
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
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960
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 6
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Selma to Montgomery Rights March
  • Civil rights movements
  • African Americans
  • African American children
  • Alabama
Target audience
pre adolescent
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walk together, children, and don't you grow weary
Label
Marching for freedom : walk together, children, and don't you grow weary, Elizabeth Partridge
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 65-66) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
72 p.
Isbn
9780670011896
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2009009696
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)311783540
Label
Marching for freedom : walk together, children, and don't you grow weary, Elizabeth Partridge
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 65-66) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
72 p.
Isbn
9780670011896
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2009009696
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)311783540

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