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Author Osborne, Linda Barrett, 1949-
Title Miles to go for freedom : segregation & civil rights in the Jim Crow years / Linda Barrett Osborne.
Pub Info New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, c2012.
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book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Brooks(Harwich)-Children  J 305.896 OSB     AVAILABLE
 Falmouth-Children's Room  J 323.1 Osb     AVAILABLE
 Nantucket-Young Adults  YA 305.896 OSB     AVAILABLE
 Wellfleet-Young Adult  YA 305.89 Osborne     AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 118 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 26 cm.
Note Accelerated Reader MG+ 8.4 5 5 149201
"Published in association with the Library of Congress."
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 110-113) and index.
Contents Introduction -- The South -- The North -- The nation -- Time line.
Summary Told through first-person accounts, Library of Congress records, and other primary sources, an overview of racial segregation and early civil rights efforts in Jim Crow America examines the period from various perspectives while explaining the impact of legal segregation and discrimination.
Subject African Americans -- Segregation -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Segregation -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century.
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Race relations.
Add Author Library of Congress.
ISBN 9781419700200 (lib. bdg.) : $24.95
1419700200 (lib. bdg.) : $24.95
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