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Author Hoose, Phillip M., 1947-
Title Claudette Colvin : twice toward justice / by Phillip Hoose
Imprint New York : Melanie Kroupa Books, c2009
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 Margate - Juv Biography  COLVIN    AVAILABLE
 Tighe School-Biography  B COL    AVAILABLE
Description 133 p. : ill. ; 24 x 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Summary Presents the life of the Alabama teenager who played an integral but little-known role in the Montgomery bus strike of 1955-1956, once by refusing to give up a bus seat, and again, by becoming a plaintiff in the landmark civil rights case against the buscompany
Subject Colvin, Claudette, 1939- -- Juvenile literature
African Americans -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
African American civil rights workers -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
African American teenage girls -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
African Americans -- Segregation -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- History -- Juvenile literature
Segregation in transportation -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- History -- Juvenile literature
Montgomery (Ala.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Montgomery (Ala.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature
ISBN 9780374313227 : SAL $19.95
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0374313229 : SAL $19.95


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