Brown V. Board of Education

Brown V. Board of Education

A Fight for Simple Justice

Book - 2016
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"In 1954, one of the most significant Supreme Court decisions of the twentieth Century aimed to end school segregation in the United States. Although known as Brown v. Board of Education, the ruling applied not just to the case of Linda Carol Brown, an African American third grader refused entry to an all-white Topeka, Kansas school, but to cases involving children in South Carolina, Delaware, Virginia, and Washington, DC"--Dust jacket flap.
Publisher: New York : Holiday House, 2016
ISBN: 9780823436460
Branch Call Number: 344.0798 Ru
Description: 134 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm


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LPL_DanC Mar 28, 2018

One of the better overviews of the Brown vs. Topeka Board of Education case written for children in recent years. See Chapter 2, "Linda Carol Brown," for a profile of the civil rights hero who died in March, 2018.


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