Story of Civil Rights

Wil Mara
2nd - 4th
DK Publishing
6 X 9
Item # 4474
$14.95 each

Learn all about civil rights—what they are, and why they're important. This book covers the history of civil rights in the US, including slavery and the abolition of slavery, and segregation. It discusses the momentous Civil Rights Movement, from sit-ins and protests, to marches and inspirational speeches, to legislation for equality. There's also information about modern-day issues, and how children can use their voices to become activists in their own communities. (Hardcover)