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Author Stokes, John A., 1931-

Title Students on strike : Jim Crow, civil rights, Brown, and me : a memoir / by John A. Stokes with Lois Wolfe and Herman J. Viola.

Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2008]


Location Call No. Status
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Children's Department  J 371.829 STOKES    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Children's Department  J305.896 STO    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Children's Department  J UNITED STATES 371.829 STO    Check Shelf
Description 127 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 126-127).
Contents Fear makes me hide -- Growing up rich in spirit -- School days -- Life in the Jim Crow South -- Beating the system -- Lessons from Ned -- The sky did not fall -- Separate but never equal -- Our Manhattan project -- There's a riot at the school -- Taking care of business -- Don't give up -- Uncharted waters -- A skittish night -- Cover me -- Davis v. County School Board of Prince Edward County -- Massive resistance -- Standing on shoulders.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 7.0 4.0 122196.
Subject Stokes, John A., 1931-
African American students -- Southern States -- History.
Segregation in education -- Southern States -- History.
School environment -- Southern States -- History.
Added Author Wolfe, Lois, 1952-
Viola, Herman J.
ISBN 9781426301537
9781426301544 library binding
1426301545 library binding
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