The Freedom Rides by Anne Wallace Sharp
  

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The Freedom Rides by Anne Wallace Sharp

These books examine a significant event or time period in African American history; every effort is made to place the topic in context, so readers will understand the connection between black history and the broad sweep of America's story.; In this new addition to the Lucent Library of Black History, author Anne Wallace Sharp describes the events that led up to and followed the historic Freedom Rides of 1961. The experiences of African Americans in the Jim Crow South, the stark inequality en; Each chapter contains sidebars that highlight relevant personalities and events. Numerous photos and illustrations help illuminate and support the text. Complete documentation of all quotes and annotated bibliographies enhance the value of these books as

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Format

Hardback
112 pages

Author

Anne Wallace Sharp
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Publisher

Lucent Books an imprint of Cengage Learning, Inc

Publication date

20th April 2012

ISBN

9781420507324


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