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Separate is never equal : Sylvia Mendez & her family's fight for desegregation / Duncan Tonatiuh.

Tonatiuh, Duncan. (Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (40 pages) : illustrations.
  • Publisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2014.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 39), filmography (page 39), and index.
Summary, etc.: "Years before the landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling Brown v. Board of Education, Sylvia Mendez, an eight-year-old girl of Mexican and Puerto Rican heritage, played an instrumental role in Mendez v. Westminster, the landmark desegregation case of 1946 in California"-- Provided by publisher.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: School integration > United States > Juvenile literature.
Hispanic Americans > Education > Juvenile literature.
Hispanic Americans > Civil rights > Juvenile literature.
Civil rights movements > United States > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
Mendez, Sylvia, 1936- > Childhood and youth > Juvenile literature.
School integration > United States.
Hispanic Americans > Education.
Hispanic Americans > Civil rights.
Civil rights movements > United States > History > 20th century.
Mendez, Sylvia, 1936-
JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / 20th Century.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / Hispanic & Latino.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Issues / Prejudice & Racism.
Genre: Electronic books.

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