eBook Civil Rights Act of 1964, 1st Edition

  • Susan Dudley Gold
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  • ISBN-10: 160870341X
  • ISBN-13: 9781608703418
  • DDC: 342.7308
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 144 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released February 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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Overview

Go behind the scenes and see the drama that led to the Civil Rights Act of 1964 being passed and the effect this piece of legislation has had in the development of our country.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Frontispiece.
Title Page.
Dedication.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction: The Magna Carta of Civil Rights.
1: Growing up Black.
2: Setting a Precedent.
3: John F. Kennedy and the Civil Rights Campaign.
4: The Civil Rights Act of 1963.
5: A Long, Hard Summer.
6: Lyndon B. Johnson and the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
7: Battle for Passage.
8: A Nation for All.
9: From Bill to Law.
Notes.
Further Information.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.