Freedom walkers : the story of the Montgomery bus boycott
Title
Freedom walkers : the story of the Montgomery bus boycott

Author
Freedman, Russell, 1929-2018

ISBN
9780823420315

Edition
1st ed.

Publication Information
New York : Holiday House, c2006.

Physical Description
xi, 114 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.

Contents
Map -- Montgomery, Alabama, 1955-1956 -- Introduction: Why they walked -- Jo Ann Robinson -- Claudette Colvin -- Rosa Parks -- Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Boycott heroes -- Proud to be arrested -- Walking to victory -- Children are coming on -- Chapter notes -- Selected bibliography -- Acknowledgments -- Index.

Reading Level
1110 L Lexile

Subject Term
Montgomery Bus Boycott, Montgomery, Ala., 1955-1956.
 
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- History -- 20th century.
 
African Americans -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- Biography.
 
Civil rights workers -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- Biography.
 
Segregation in transportation -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- History -- 20th century.
 
Civil rights movements -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- History -- 20th century.

Geographic Term
Montgomery (Ala.) -- Race relations.
 
Montgomery (Ala.) -- Biography.

Summary
Covers the events surrounding and including the Montgomery Bus Boycott, the end of segregation on buses.


LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
Bayport Public LibraryBookJ 323.1196 FRE11Nonfiction Collection
Stillwater Public LibraryBookJ 323.1196 FRE11Nonfiction Collection