TITLE

Rosa Parks

AUTHOR(S)
Lobb, Nancy
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
16 Extraordinary African Americans, 2nd Edition;2007, p55
SOURCE TYPE
Biography
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Information on African American civil rights activist Rosa Parks taken from a section of the book "16 Extraordinary African Americans," 2nd edition is presented. It offers a look at her family background and early education in Alabama. It highlights her contribution to the African American civil rights movement when she refused to give up her seat on to make room for a White passenger. It explores her involvement in the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP).
ACCESSION #
37334291

 

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