Who Marched for Civil Rights? by Richard Spilsbury

Who Marched for Civil Rights?

Written by Richard Spilsbury
Illustrated by HL Studios
Part of the Primary Source Detectives Series


Who Marched for Civil Rights? by Richard Spilsbury

How do we know about the thousands of people who marched in campaigns for civil rights for African Americans in the 1960s? Where did they march and what happened to them? This book shows how we know about the marchers and their experiences from primary and other sources. It includes information on some historical detective work that has taken place, using documentary and oral evidence, that has enabled historians to piece together the fascinating story of the civil rights marches.

About the Author

Richard Spilsbury is an experienced author of nonfiction books for young people. He has written about a wide range of topics including science, nature, and history.

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Book Info


64 pages


Richard Spilsbury
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Raintree an imprint of Capstone Global Library Ltd

Publication date

12th February 2015



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