Miles to Go for Freedom

Miles to Go for Freedom

Segregation & Civil Rights in the Jim Crow Years

Book - 2012
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Describes the lives of African Americans during the Jim Crow years, a period of legal segregation and discrimination from the 1890s through the 1950s, including photographs and interviews with African Americans who were young during this time and other primary resources.
Publisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2012
ISBN: 9781419700200
Branch Call Number: J 305.896 OSB
Characteristics: ix, 118 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Library of Congress


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Between 1896 and 1954, “Jim Crow” laws enforced segregation, told here through moving personal stories of the discrimination and prejudice, backed up by laws, and the resistance and adaptation that eventually led to the Civil Rights Movement. Illus. with period photos.


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