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The Resource Turning 15 on the road to freedom : my story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March, by Lynda Blackmon Lowery ; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrated by PJ Loughran

Turning 15 on the road to freedom : my story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March, by Lynda Blackmon Lowery ; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrated by PJ Loughran

Label
Turning 15 on the road to freedom : my story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March
Title
Turning 15 on the road to freedom
Title remainder
my story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March
Statement of responsibility
by Lynda Blackmon Lowery ; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrated by PJ Loughran
Title variation
Turning fifteen on the road to freedom
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shares the story of the youngest person to complete the Selma to Montgomery March, describing her frequent imprisonments for her participation in nonviolent demonstrations and how she felt about her involvement in Civil Rights events
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lowery, Lynda Blackmon
Dewey number
323.1196/073076145
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F334.S4
LC item number
L69 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Leacock, Elspeth
  • Buckley, Susan Washburn
  • Loughran, PJ
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lowery, Lynda Blackmon
  • Selma to Montgomery Rights March
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • Selma (Ala.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Turning 15 on the road to freedom : my story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March, by Lynda Blackmon Lowery ; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrated by PJ Loughran
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Growing up strong and determined -- In the movement -- Jailbirds -- In the sweatbox -- Bloody Sunday -- Headed for Montgomery -- Turning 15 -- Weary and wet -- Montgomery at last -- Why voting rights?
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9780803741232
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013047316
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • sky258797337
  • (OCoLC)869458501
  • 919771
Label
Turning 15 on the road to freedom : my story of the 1965 Selma Voting Rights March, by Lynda Blackmon Lowery ; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley ; illustrated by PJ Loughran
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Growing up strong and determined -- In the movement -- Jailbirds -- In the sweatbox -- Bloody Sunday -- Headed for Montgomery -- Turning 15 -- Weary and wet -- Montgomery at last -- Why voting rights?
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9780803741232
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013047316
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • sky258797337
  • (OCoLC)869458501
  • 919771

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