The Little Rock Nine: struggle for integration

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Compass Point Books,
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c2007.
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English
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"In the fall of 1957, nine students in Little Rock, Arkansas, volunteered to integrate the city's all-white Central High School. This group, known as the Little Rock Nine, soon found themselves in the center of a firestorm. Many people did not want black students to attend the school, and they fought hard to stop them. But the students faced the challenge with grace, dignity, and courage. They pioneered the way for equality in schools and demonstrated the power of freedom for all Americans."
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9780756520113
9780756520175
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subject_facet African American students -- Education (Secondary) -- Arkansas -- Little Rock -- History -- 20th century, African American students -- Education (Secondary) -- Arkansas -- Little Rock -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature, School integration -- Arkansas -- Little Rock -- History -- 20th century, School integration -- Arkansas -- Little Rock -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature
table_of_contents Alone in the crowd -- With all deliberate speed -- The Little Rock Nine -- Turned away -- Class dismissed -- Screaming eagles at Central High School -- School daze -- looking back.
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