Primary Sources in U.S. History: The Civil Rights Movement, 1st Edition

  • Enzo George
  • Published By: Cavendish Square Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1502604973
  • ISBN-13: 9781502604972
  • DDC: 323.0973
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released June 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Overview

Although slavery in the United States officially ended after the Civil War, prejudice against people of color lasted well into the twentieth and continues today. The Civil Rights Movement reached its peak in mid-twentieth century under the leadership of such figures as Malcolm X and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Aimed at students in Grades 4+, this title explores the sit-ins, protests, tragedies, and victories of the Civil Rights Movement.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Tittle Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Segregation.
2: Truman and Civil Rights.
3: Brown v. Board of Education.
4: White Reaction.
5: Montgomery Bus Boycott.
6: Martin Luther King Jr..
7: Civil Rights Organizations.
8: Little Rock School Crisis.
9: Nonviolent Protest.
10: The Freedom Rides.
11: Violence in Birmingham.
12: The March on Washington.
13: Trouble in Mississippi.
14: Civil Rights and the White House.
15: The Civil Rights Act.
16: March in Selma.
17: Race Riots.
18: Radical Organizations.
19: The Assassination of Martin Luther King.
Timeline.
Glossary.
Further Information.
Index.
Front Cover.
Tittle Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Segregation.
2: Truman and Civil Rights.
3: Brown v. Board of Education.
4: White Reaction.
5: Montgomery Bus Boycott.
6: Martin Luther King Jr..
7: Civil Rights Organizations.
8: Little Rock School Crisis.
9: Nonviolent Protest.
10: The Freedom Rides.
11: Violence in Birmingham.
12: The March on Washington.
13: Trouble in Mississippi.
14: Civil Rights and the White House.
15: The Civil Rights Act.
16: March in Selma.
17: Race Riots.
18: Radical Organizations.
19: The Assassination of Martin Luther King.
Timeline.
Glossary.
Further Information.
Index.