Selma and the Voting Rights Act
Title
Selma and the Voting Rights Act

Author
Aretha, David, author.

ISBN
9781599350561

Edition
1st ed.

Publication Information
Greensboro, N.C. : Morgan Reynolds Pub., c2008.

Physical Description
128 p. : ill. (some col.), map : 24 cm.

Contents
White voters only -- Demanding the ballot -- Bloody Selma -- "We shall overcome" -- The march -- Breakthrough at the ballot box -- Life after Selma -- Timeline.

Reading Level
1140 L Lexile

Personal Subject
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968.

Corporate Subject
United States. Voting Rights Act of 1965.

Conference Subject
Selma to Montgomery Rights March (1965 : Selma, Ala.).

Subject Term
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Alabama -- Selma -- History -- 20th century.
 
Civil rights movements -- Alabama -- Selma -- History -- 20th century.
 
African Americans -- Suffrage -- Alabama -- Selma -- History -- 20th century.

Geographic Term
Selma (Ala.) -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century.


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