Pursuing the Dream: 1965-1971, 1st Edition

  • Series Name: Milestones in Black American History
  • Sean Dolan
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  • ISBN-10: 1438162529
  • ISBN-13: 9781438162522
  • DDC: 323.119607
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released March 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Pursuing the Dream: 1965-1971, part of the Milestones in Black American History series, plunges into the demonstrations and melees, politics, sports, and arts of the late 1960s, as Muhammad Ali, James Baldwin, Aretha Franklin, Martin Luther King Jr., and the Black Panther Party give shape to the American drama.

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Milestones in Black American History

Each title covers the contributions of African Americans over a specific time period as they relate to historic milestones toward freedom and equality.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
1: The Selma Demonstrations.
2: How Long?: The Selma-to-Montgomery March.
3: The Long, Hot Summers: Riots in Watts, Newark, Detroit, and Other Cities.
4: Respect: Jazz, R&B, and Rock and Roll.
5: A Dream Deferred: African Americans and the Anti–Vietnam War Movement.
6: Keeping Hope Alive: Black Achievements in Sports and the End of the Civil Rights Movement.
Support Materials.
Further Reading.