Students on strike : growing up African American in the segregated South

Title
Students on strike : growing up African American in the segregated South

Author
Stokes, John A., 1931-

ISBN
9781426301537
 
9781426301544

Publication Information
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, 2008.

Physical Description
127 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

Contents
Fear makes me hide -- Growing up rich in spirit -- School days -- Life in the Jim Crow South -- Beating the system -- Lessons from Ned -- The sky did not fall -- Separate but never equal -- Our Manhattan project -- There's a riot at the school -- Taking care of business -- Don't give up -- Uncharted waters -- A skittish night -- Cover me -- Davis v. County School Board of Prince Edward County -- Massive resistance -- Standing on shoulders.

Reading Level
1030 L Lexile

Subject Term
African American students -- Southern States -- History.
 
Segregation in education -- Southern States -- History.
 
School environment -- Southern States -- History.

Added Author
Wolfe, Lois, 1952-
 
Viola, Herman J.

Local Subject
Teen nonfiction collection.


LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
Oakdale LibraryBook379.263 STO11Nonfiction Collection
Park Grove Library (Cottage Grove)Book379.263 STO11Nonfiction Collection
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)Book379.263 STO12Nonfiction Collection
Stillwater Public LibraryBookJ 379.263 STO11Nonfiction Collection