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The Resource Now is your time! : the African-American struggle for freedom, Walter Dean Myers

Now is your time! : the African-American struggle for freedom, Walter Dean Myers

Label
Now is your time! : the African-American struggle for freedom
Title
Now is your time!
Title remainder
the African-American struggle for freedom
Statement of responsibility
Walter Dean Myers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the African-American struggle for freedom and equality, beginning with the capture of Africans in 1619, continuing through the American Revolution, the Civil War, and into contemporary times
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Award, author, 1992.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-2014
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myers, Walter Dean
Dewey number
973/.0496073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185
LC item number
.M96 1991
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Now is your time! : the African-American struggle for freedom, Walter Dean Myers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [278]-281) and index
Contents
  • Fighting Back
  • George Latimer
  • The Dred Scott Case
  • John Brown
  • Secession
  • The Bower
  • We Look Like Men of War
  • Fort Wagner
  • The First Taste of Freedom
  • Ida B. Wells
  • The Land
  • Lewis Howard Latimer
  • The Battle in the Courts
  • Meta Vaux Warrick
  • Brown vs. Board of Education
  • Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Modern Civil Rights Movement
  • Abd al-Rahman Ibrahima
  • The Plantation Society
  • To Make a Slave
  • The United States of America!
  • James Forten
  • We the People ...
  • To Be a Slave
Control code
ocm23143863
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 292 p.
Isbn
9780060243708
Lccn
91000314
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)23143863
Label
Now is your time! : the African-American struggle for freedom, Walter Dean Myers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [278]-281) and index
Contents
  • Fighting Back
  • George Latimer
  • The Dred Scott Case
  • John Brown
  • Secession
  • The Bower
  • We Look Like Men of War
  • Fort Wagner
  • The First Taste of Freedom
  • Ida B. Wells
  • The Land
  • Lewis Howard Latimer
  • The Battle in the Courts
  • Meta Vaux Warrick
  • Brown vs. Board of Education
  • Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Modern Civil Rights Movement
  • Abd al-Rahman Ibrahima
  • The Plantation Society
  • To Make a Slave
  • The United States of America!
  • James Forten
  • We the People ...
  • To Be a Slave
Control code
ocm23143863
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 292 p.
Isbn
9780060243708
Lccn
91000314
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)23143863

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