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The Resource Something must be done about Prince Edward County : a family, a Virginia town, a civil rights battle, Kristen Green

Something must be done about Prince Edward County : a family, a Virginia town, a civil rights battle, Kristen Green

Label
Something must be done about Prince Edward County : a family, a Virginia town, a civil rights battle
Title
Something must be done about Prince Edward County
Title remainder
a family, a Virginia town, a civil rights battle
Statement of responsibility
Kristen Green
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Combining hard-hitting investigative journalism and a sweeping family narrative, this provocative true story reveals a little-known chapter of American history-- the period after the Brown v. Board of Education decision when one Virginia school system refused to integrate
Summary
Combining hard-hitting investigative journalism and a sweeping family narrative, this provocative true story reveals a little-known chapter of American history: the period after the Brown v. Board of Education decision when one Virginia school system refused to integrate
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2015
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10428980
Cataloging source
DLC
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Green, Kristen
Dewey number
379.26309755632
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
LC214.22.V8
LC item number
G74 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • School integration
  • Segregation in education
  • Public schools
  • School closings
  • School closings
  • African American students
  • Students
  • Green, Kristen
  • Civil rights movements
  • Prince Edward County (Va.)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a family, a Virginia town, a civil rights battle
Label
Something must be done about Prince Edward County : a family, a Virginia town, a civil rights battle, Kristen Green
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-302) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Separate but not equal : A perfectly charming Southern town ; Homecoming in Black and white ; Prince Edward joins "Brown v. Board of Education" ; My family's part ; Locked out -- The lost generation : The Segregation Academy ; Waiting and seeing ; Nigger lovers ; "You go where your parents tell you to" ; Elsie's other life ; The hour is late ; A bus ticket and a world away ; Then and now ; "Brown" stokes the flames ; Two steps forward, one step back ; Building a life without a foundation -- Integration : "We are all God's children" ; The schools today ; "We all wish it hadn't happened" ; A healing place for the community ; The new normal
Control code
20402365
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 320 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062268679
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015295454
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn889642488
  • (OCoLC)889642488
Label
Something must be done about Prince Edward County : a family, a Virginia town, a civil rights battle, Kristen Green
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-302) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Separate but not equal : A perfectly charming Southern town ; Homecoming in Black and white ; Prince Edward joins "Brown v. Board of Education" ; My family's part ; Locked out -- The lost generation : The Segregation Academy ; Waiting and seeing ; Nigger lovers ; "You go where your parents tell you to" ; Elsie's other life ; The hour is late ; A bus ticket and a world away ; Then and now ; "Brown" stokes the flames ; Two steps forward, one step back ; Building a life without a foundation -- Integration : "We are all God's children" ; The schools today ; "We all wish it hadn't happened" ; A healing place for the community ; The new normal
Control code
20402365
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 320 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062268679
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015295454
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn889642488
  • (OCoLC)889642488

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