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Rosa Parks (History Maker Bios Series)
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Rosa Parks (History Maker Bios Series)

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by Maryann N. Weidt, Tim Parlin
     
 

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Rosa Parks is the mother of the civil rights movement. She's best known for inspiring the famous boycott that ended segregation on buses in Montgomery, Alabama, when she refused to sit in the back of a bus. She had been fighting for African American rights for more than ten years before that, though. She struggled for three years in Alabama to gain the right to vote,

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Rosa Parks is the mother of the civil rights movement. She's best known for inspiring the famous boycott that ended segregation on buses in Montgomery, Alabama, when she refused to sit in the back of a bus. She had been fighting for African American rights for more than ten years before that, though. She struggled for three years in Alabama to gain the right to vote, joined the NAACP, and went to the March on Washington.

This book is part of the History Making Biography Series, which uses documentary photographs, colorful cartoons, and interesting facts to make history come alive. It includes a timeline and a list of websites for further exploration on this great American. The series enriches the minds of young historians.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760736005
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
12/19/2002
Series:
History Maker Bios Series
Pages:
47
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile:
670L (what's this?)
Age Range:
7 - 10 Years

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Rosa Parks 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
The5thGradeBookReviewer More than 1 year ago
Worth the time reading it. It was educational but also an easy read.
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