Freedom's Promise: The March on Washington and Its Legacy, 1st Edition

  • Duchess Harris
  • Published By: Core Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532170580
  • ISBN-13: 9781532170584
  • DDC: 323.119607
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released May 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019
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The March on Washington was the largest protest gathering in the American civil rights movement. Thousands of protesters marched on Washington, DC, in 1963. They demanded equal rights for African Americans. This book explores the legacy of this iconic march. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.<\P>

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
A Letter from Duchess.
1: He Had a Dream.
2: The Fight for Civil Rights.
3: Planning the March.
4: Civil Rights Leaders.
5: A Living Legacy.
Fast Facts.
Stop and Think.
Online Resources.
Learn More.
About the Author.