What Was the March on Washington?

What Was the March on Washington?

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by Kathleen Krull
     
 

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On August 28, 1963, more than 200,000 people gathered in Washington, DC, to demand equal rights for all races. It was there that Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his "I Have a Dream" speech, and it was this peaceful protest that spurred the momentous civil rights laws of the mid-1960s. With black-and-white artwork throughout and sixteen pages of photographs,

Overview

On August 28, 1963, more than 200,000 people gathered in Washington, DC, to demand equal rights for all races. It was there that Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his "I Have a Dream" speech, and it was this peaceful protest that spurred the momentous civil rights laws of the mid-1960s. With black-and-white artwork throughout and sixteen pages of photographs, the March is brought to life!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780448462875
Publisher:
Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date:
02/07/2013
Series:
Penguin What Was... Series
Pages:
112
Sales rank:
221,229
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile:
900L (what's this?)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Kathleen Krull is well known for her innovative, award-winning nonfiction for young readers, which includes the successful Lives of... series.

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What Was the March on Washington? 2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
DO NOT READ THIS BOOK IT IS ABOUT POOPOO AND PEEPEE