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Freedom's Promise: The Tulsa Race Riot, 1st Edition

  • Duchess Harris
  • A. R. Carser
  • Published By: Core Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532172052
  • ISBN-13: 9781532172052
  • DDC: 305.800973
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released March 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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About

Overview

In 1921, a race riot erupted in Tulsa, Oklahoma. White residents burned down black-owned businesses and homes. They killed approximately 300 African Americans. This book explores the story and legacy of one of the worst race riots in US history. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
A Letter from Duchess.
1: Is the World on Fire?.
2: Tulsa Burning.
3: Rising from the Ashes.
4: The Riot’s Legacy.
Fast Facts.
Stop and Think.
Glossary.
Online Resources.
Learn More.
About the Authors.
Index.