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A Voice from the Civil Rights Era

Book Description

Frankye Regis recounts her childhood as a black girl growing up in rural segregated Mississippi during the 1960s and '70s. She was a farmer's daughter, one of eight children, who spent her summer vacations picking cotton in her father's fields. She wouldn't dare look a white person in the eye if she passed one on the street. Her high school was not integrated until 1980, 25 years after ... More
Book Information
PublisherGreenwood Publishing Group
BindingHardcover (5 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages184
Publication Date11/30/2004
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About Frankye Regis (Author) : Frankye Regis is a published author of young adult books. Published credits of Frankye Regis include A Voice from the Civil Rights Era (Voices of Twentieth-Century Conflict).
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