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The Resource Twelve days in May : Freedom Ride 1961, Larry Dane Brimner

Twelve days in May : Freedom Ride 1961, Larry Dane Brimner

Label
Twelve days in May : Freedom Ride 1961
Title
Twelve days in May
Title remainder
Freedom Ride 1961
Statement of responsibility
Larry Dane Brimner
Title variation
12 days in May
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For twelve history-making days in May 1961, thirteen black and white civil rights activists, also known as the Freedom Riders, traveled by bus into the South to draw attention to the unconstitutional segregation still taking place. Despite their peaceful protests, the Freedom Riders were met with increasing violence the further south they traveled
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Books, 2018.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2017.
  • Carter G. Woodson Book Awards: Secondary Level, 2018.
  • Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal, 2018.
Awards note
Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Award, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10601377
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brimner, Larry Dane
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Middle School
  • 1080
  • 1080L
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.0
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Freedom Rides (1961)
  • Freedom Rides, 1961
  • Civil rights movements
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights workers
  • African American civil rights workers
  • African American civil rights workers
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Civil rights workers
  • Race relations
  • Southern States
  • Southern States
  • United States
Target audience
adolescent
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Freedom Ride 1961
Label
Twelve days in May : Freedom Ride 1961, Larry Dane Brimner
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 98-100) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
111 pages
Isbn
9781629795867
Lccn
2017937780
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
  • BRO-adap20180328-074
  • BRO-cust20180605-060
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn978650548
  • (OCoLC)978650548
  • 511338
  • 522388
  • 518260
  • 518260
Label
Twelve days in May : Freedom Ride 1961, Larry Dane Brimner
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 98-100) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
111 pages
Isbn
9781629795867
Lccn
2017937780
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
  • BRO-adap20180328-074
  • BRO-cust20180605-060
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn978650548
  • (OCoLC)978650548
  • 511338
  • 522388
  • 518260
  • 518260

Library Locations

    • Columbus Public LibraryBorrow it
      3000 Macon Road, Columbus, GA, 31906, US
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