When Will I Get In?: Segregation and Civil Rights

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Read this books to find out about the struggle against segregation and Jim Crow laws. Learn about famous leaders like Ida B. Wells-Barnett, W.E.B. DuBois, and Martin Luther King, Jr. See how these pioneers shaped our history.
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Overview

Read this books to find out about the struggle against segregation and Jim Crow laws. Learn about famous leaders like Ida B. Wells-Barnett, W.E.B. DuBois, and Martin Luther King, Jr. See how these pioneers shaped our history.
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Sean Stewart Price has written more than 50 books for children and teenagers, and his biography "Front Page Lives: Benazir Bhutto" garnered a starred review from Booklist. He has edited nine books for teachers and contributed to numerous text books and reference works. A former managing editor of "Junior Scholastic" magazine in New York, Price has written articles for publications such as "National Geographic Kids" and "The New York Times Upfront". He lives with his family in Alabama.
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Table of Contents


Leaving Slavery Behind     4
"Separate but Equal"     6
Ida B. Wells-Barnett's Battle     8
Changing Attitudes     10
Jackie Robinson     12
The 1950s-The Tide Turns     14
Little Rock     16
Rosa Parks     18
Free at Last     20
The Children's Crusade     22
"I Have a Dream"     24
A New Day     26
I Spy     28
Glossary     30
Want to Know More?     31
Index     32
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