What was the march on Washington? / by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Tim Tomkinson.
|Call number:||j323.1196 KRU|
|Publisher:||New York : Grosset & Dunlap, 2013.|
Civil rights demonstrations -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Juvenile literature.
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom (1963 : Washington, D. C.) -- Juvenile literature.
|Title:||What was the march on Washington? / by Kathleen Krull ; illustrated by Tim Tomkinson.|
|Additional title:||March on Washington?|
|Physical description:||105 p.,  p. of plates : ill. ; 21 cm.|
|Contents note:||Separate and not equal -- The power of marches -- JFK -- No detail too small -- A crowd gathers ... and gathers -- Millions of footsteps -- A wealth of words -- "We shall overcome".|
|Summary note:||Describes the 1963 March on Washington, helmed by Martin Luther King, Jr., where over two hundred thousand people gathered to demand equal rights for all races, and explains why this event is still important in American history today.|
|Biography note:||Includes bibliography (p. 104-105).|
|Added author:||Tomkinson, Tim.|
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