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By Linda Barrett Osborne

ISBN-10: 1419700200

ISBN-13: 9781419700200

"Told via unforgettable first-person bills, images, and different fundamental assets, this ebook is an summary of racial segregation and early civil rights efforts within the usa from the Eighteen Nineties to 1954, a interval referred to as the Jim Crow years. a number of views are tested because the ebook seems on the influence of felony segregation and discrimination at the daily lifetime of black and white american citizens around the nation. entire with a bibliography and an index, this publication is a vital addition to black background books for younger readers.

Praise for Miles to move for Freedom
“A distinctive and thought-provoking account of segregation. A worthy and complete point of view on American race relations.”
—Publishers Weekly, starred review

“Readers will come away moved, saddened, by means of this stain on their country’s previous and packed with abiding recognize if you fought and overcame. Osborne expertly publications readers via this painful, turbulent time of segregation, permitting them to appreciate totally the sufferers’ struggles and triumphs as they labored courageously to set issues right.”
—Kirkus stories, starred review

“The textual content is classy and understated. Drawing on own interviews, the writer offers incidents of daily racism that youth could be in a position to grab and relate to immediately.”
—School Library magazine, starred review

""Tight, constant concentration, pristine association, and eminently browsable illustrations make this middle-school providing a powerful recommendation.""
—Bulletin of the heart for kid's Books

""Osborne’s e-book is a well-written chronicle of the African-American fight for equivalent rights within the usa. The reader might be speedy engaged.""
—Library Media Connection


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