Book: Freedom Walkers

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Freedom Walkers: The Story of the Montgomery Bus Boycott

Author: Russell Freedman
Publisher: Holiday House

On December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks refused to move to the back of the bus and give up her seat to a white man. This refusal to give up her dignity sparked the Montgomery bus boycott, a yearlong struggle, and a major victory in the civil rights movement. Source notes, map, bibliography, index.

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