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  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 24 July 2007
  • ISBN : 9781416948827
  • Page : 240 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 33 voters

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The author describes the threats and emotional abuse she endured from white student and adults along with her fears of endangering her family as she commited to being one of the first African American students to integrate Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas in 1957.

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Warriors Don't Cry

Warriors Don't Cry
  • Author : Melba Beals
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2007-07-24
  • ISBN : 9781416948827
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The author describes the threats and emotional abuse she endured from white student and adults along with her fears of endangering her family as she commited to being one of the first African American students to integrate Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas in 1957.

Warriors Don't Cry

Warriors Don't Cry
  • Author : Melba Pattillo Beals
  • Publisher : Tantor eBooks
  • Release Date : 2011-10-03
  • ISBN : 9781618030429
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The landmark 1954 Supreme Court ruling, Brown v. Board of Education, brought the promise of integration to Little Rock, Arkansas, but it was hard-won for the nine black teenagers chosen to integrate Central High School in 1957. They ran a gauntlet flanked by a rampaging mob and a heavily armed Arkansas National Guard—opposition so intense that soldiers from the elite 101st Airborne Division were called in to restore order. For Melba Beals and her eight friends those steps marked their transformation

Lost Revolutions

Lost Revolutions
  • Author : Pete Daniel
  • Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
  • Release Date : 2000
  • ISBN : 0807848484
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Chronicles the events and societal trends that created disturbance and conflict after World War II, discussing school integration, migration into the cities, the civil rights movement, and the breakdown of traditional values.

Children Of The City

Children Of The City
  • Author : David Nasaw
  • Publisher : Anchor
  • Release Date : 2012-05-16
  • ISBN : 9780307816627
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The turn of the twentieth century was a time of explosive growth for American cities, a time of nascent hopes and apparently limitless possibilities. In Children of the City, David Nasaw re-creates this period in our social history from the vantage point of the children who grew up then. Drawing on hundreds of memoirs, autobiographies, oral histories and unpublished—and until now unexamined—primary source materials from cities across the country, he provides us with a warm and eloquent portrait

They Called Me Number One

They Called Me Number One
  • Author : Bev Sellars
  • Publisher : Talonbooks Limited
  • Release Date : 2013
  • ISBN : 0889227411
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BC Book Prize, Non-Fiction, Bev Sellars, They Called Me Number One (Finalist) Burt Award for First Nations, M�tis, and Inuit Literature: Bev Sellars, They Called Me Number One (Third Prize winner) Like thousands of Aboriginal children in Canada, and elsewhere in the colonized world, Xatsu'll chief Bev Sellars spent part of her childhood as a student in a church-run residential school. These institutions endeavored to "civilize" Native children through Christian teachings; forced separation from family, language, and culture; and

Turn Away Thy Son

Turn Away Thy Son
  • Author : Elizabeth Jacoway
  • Publisher : University of Arkansas Press
  • Release Date : 2008-01-01
  • ISBN : 155728878X
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A historical account of the efforts of nine African-American students to integrate Central High School draws on interviews to offer insight into the behind-the-scenes experiences of the students and members of their community.

March Forward, Girl

March Forward, Girl
  • Author : Melba Pattillo Beals
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2018-01-02
  • ISBN : 9781328882127
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From the legendary civil rights activist and author of the million-copy selling Warriors Don't Cry comes a powerful, timely new memoir about growing up in the segregated South. Civil rights heroine Melba Patillo Beals puts readers right in her saddle oxfords as she struggles to understand--and fight back against--the laws that told her she was less just because of the color of her skin. Includes photos and illustrations.

Encyclopedia of Diversity in Education

Encyclopedia of Diversity in Education
  • Author : James A. Banks
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2012-05-24
  • ISBN : 9781412981521
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With 695 signed entries with cross-references and recommended readings, the Encyclopedia of Diversity in Education, Four-Volume Set, in both print and electronic formats, presents research and statistics, case studies and best practices, policies and programs at pre- and post-secondary levels.