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We've got a job : the 1963 Birmingham Children's March / Cynthia Levinson.

Levinson, Cynthia. (Author).

Available copies

  • 9 of 10 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lake County Library District. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lake County Main Library - Lakeview.

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1 current hold with 10 total copies.

Summary:

Discusses the events of the 4,000 African American students who marched to jail to secure their freedom in May 1963.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Lake County Main Library - Lakeview YA 323.1196073 LEVINSON (Text) 37620000789703 Young Adult Non-Fiction Book None 12/27/2013 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781561456277 (hc)
  • ISBN: 1561456276 (hc)
  • Physical Description: 176 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: Atlanta, Ga. : Peachtree Publishers, [2012]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 170-171) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
"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 me in 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. -- Afterworld.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Civil rights demonstrations > 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.
Birmingham (Ala.) > History > Juvenile literature.

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