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Author Levinson, Cynthia.
Title We've got a job : the 1963 Birmingham Children's March / Cynthia Levinson.
Pub Info Atlanta, Ga. : Peachtree Publishers, c2012.
Rating
book jacket
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 Bourne-Children's Room  J 323.1196 Lev     AVAILABLE
 Brooks(Harwich)-Children  J 323.11 LEV     AVAILABLE
 Chatham-Children's Coll.  J 323.11 Lev     AVAILABLE
 Cotuit Children's Room  J 323.1196     AVAILABLE
 Eastham-Children's Coll.  J 323 LEV     AVAILABLE
 Hyannis Children's Room  J 323.1196 Levinson     AVAILABLE
 Nantucket-Childrens  J 323.1196 LEV     AVAILABLE
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Descript 176 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Audience 1020L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader MG 7.4 8 8 148812
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 170-171) and index.
Contents "I want to go to jail" -- Audrey Faye Hendricks : "There wasn't a bombing that I wasn't at" -- Washington Booker III : "I was too rambunctious to be a little black kid in the South. That put mein a position to be killed" -- James W. Stewart : "No. I am not going to be confined" -- Arnetta Streeter : "We needed to do something right then" -- Collision course : "We shall march until victory is won" -- Project C : "Overwhelmed by a feeling of hopelessness -- The foot soldiers : "We got to use what we got" -- May 2. D-Day : "They're coming out!" -- May 3. Double D-Day : "You wondered how people could be so cruel -- Views from other sides : what were they thinking? -- May 4-6, 1963 : "Deliver us from evil" -- May 7-10, 1963 : "Nothing was said-- about the children" -- May 11-May 23 : it was the worst of times, it was the best of times -- Freedom and fury : the walls fall down.
Summary Discusses the events of the 4,000 African American students who marched to jail to secure their freedom in May 1963.
Subject African Americans -- Civil rights -- Alabama -- Birmingham -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Civil rights movements -- Alabama -- Birmingham -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
African American students -- Alabama -- Birmingham -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
African American youth -- Alabama -- Birmingham -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Civil rights.
Civil rights movements.
African Americans -- Civil rights.
Civil rights movements.
Birmingham (Ala.) -- History.
Alt Title We have got a job
1963 Birmingham Children's March
ISBN 9781561456277 (hbk.)
1561456276 (hbk.)
Stndrd # 9781561456277
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