"In 1933, people from all over the country came together calling for equal rights for African Americans. The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom was a peaceful protest and the setting for Martin Luther King Jr.'s 'I have a dream' speech. Learn about the inspiring people and incredible acts of courage that led to this historic moment. Plus, American girl Melody shares her own experiences growing up during the civil rights movement and dealing with discrimination"--Back cover.
American girls collection.
Real stories from my time
Real stories from my time.
Civil rights demonstrations -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom (1963 : Washington, D.C.) -- Juvenile literature.
Patrick, Denise Lewis, author.