What Was the March on Washington?

What Was the March on Washington?


Illustrator: Tim Tomkinson

Format
Hardcover
Price
$15.99
 
Additional Formats
  • Hardcover
  • ISBN 9780448465784
  • 128 Pages
  • Grosset & Dunlap
  • 8-12 years

Overview

On August 28, 1963, more than 200,000 people gathered in Washington, DC, to demand equal rights for all races. It was there that Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his "I Have a Dream" speech, and it was this peaceful protest that spurred the momentous civil rights laws of the mid-1960s. With black-and-white artwork throughout and sixteen pages of photographs, the March is brought to life!

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