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Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



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Ruby Bridges recounts the story of her involvement, as a 6-year-old, in the integration of her school in New Orleans in 1960. An icon of the Civil Rights movement, Ruby chronicles each dramatic step of this pivotal event in history.

Synopsis:

Ruby Bridges recounts the pivotal story of her involvement, as a six-year-old, in the 1960 integration of her school in New Orleans. Photos.

About the Author

Ruby Bridges became a pioneer in school integration at the age of six, when she was chosen to spend her first-grade year in what had formerly been an all-white elementary school. Ruby Bridges now works as a lecturer, telling her story to adults and children alike. She lives with her husband and sons in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780590189231
Editor:
Lundell, Margo
Author:
Lundell, Margo
Author:
Bridges, Ruby
Publisher:
Scholastic
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Historical
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Ethnic - African American
Subject:
Afro-americans
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - People of Color
Subject:
History - United States/20th Century
Subject:
New orleans
Subject:
Race relations
Subject:
Southern states
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
School integration
Subject:
New Orleans (La.) Race relations.
Subject:
Afro-American children -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Subject:
African American children
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Cultural Heritage
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Publication Date:
19990931
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 4 up to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
64
Dimensions:
10.5 x 9.13 in
Age Level:
08-12

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