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Covington Branch 305.896 H328a 2018 (Text) 33126022837722 YA Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 0544785134
  • ISBN: 9780544785137
  • Physical Description: 198 pages : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm
    print
  • Publisher: Boston ; Clarion Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2018]

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General Note: Coretta Scott King author award, 2019
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 182-189) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Catalyst -- The beach -- A time to reap -- First whispers -- Freedom fight -- Self reliance -- White Negroes -- Waste matters -- Parallel universes -- A stone's throw -- Up from the south -- A higher call -- The northern fever -- A real place for Negroes -- A job, any job -- Full to bursting -- Respectability and respect -- Reaping the whirlwind -- Tensions rising -- Last straws -- Race riot -- Ratcheting up -- Point counterpoint -- Moment of truth.
Summary, etc.: "Examines the events and forces leading up to 1919 race riots in Chicago."--Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 12 and up.
Awards Note:
Coretta Scott King author award, 2019
Subject: Civil rights movements Illinois Chicago
African Americans Illinois Chicago Social conditions
Chicago (Ill.) History 1875-
Chicago (Ill.) Race relations History 20th century
Chicago Race Riot, Chicago, Ill., 1919
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