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Rosa Parks
by Eloise Greenfield

Publication Date: Jan 01, 1973
List Price: $4.99
Format: Paperback, 64 pages
Classification: Nonfiction
Target Age Group: Early Reader
ISBN13: 9780064420259
Imprint: HarperCollins
Publisher: HarperCollins
Parent Company: News Corporation

Paperback Description:

Moment of TruthWhen Rosa Parks was growing up in Montgomery, Alabama, she hated the unfair rules that black people had to live by — like drinking out of special water fountains and riding in the back of the bus. Years later, Rosa Parks changed the lives of African American in Montgomery — and all across America — with one courageous act. On a December evening in 1955, Rosa Parks refused to give up her bus seat to a white passenger. She was arrested and put in jail. But Rosa Parks fought back, along with many other African Americans. After a long struggle, their heroic efforts launched the modern Civil Rights Movement. How could one quiet, gentle woman have started it all? This is her story.

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