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

Tonatiuh, Duncan, author. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 31 of 33 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 33 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch ET 379.263 TON (Text) 34207001962969 JNET Available -
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria j379.263 TON (Text) 37521530576745 AMPL Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Brookston Prairie Twp PL - Brookston J 379.2 TON (Text) 38209000824691 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Clinton PL - Clinton C 379.263 TON (Text) 3680600420404 CHILDREN FICTION Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver ENF 379.263 TON (Text) 34304000796068 Juvenile - Picture Books Available -
Eckhart PL - Main J 379.263 TON (Text) 840191002073266 Children's Nonfiction - Lower Level Available -
Garrett PL - Garrett JPIC SOCIAL INTERACT (Text) 30010170713674 Juvenile Picture Books Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg J 379.2 TONATIUH (Text) 32826012097267 J New Books Available -
Greentown Children's Library - Greentown 379.2 E TONAT (Text) 75342000336672 Easy Non-Fiction Checked out 05/11/2017
Greenwood PL - Greenwood J 379.263 TON (Text) 36626103547881 JUV Nonfiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781419710544 (hardback) :
  • Physical Description: 40 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2014.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (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.
Target Audience Note: AD 870 Lexile.
Awards Note: A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject: Mendez, Sylvia, 1936- > Childhood and youth > Juvenile literature.
Mendez, Sylvia, 1936-
Mendez, Sylvia, 1936-
Civil rights movements > United States > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
Hispanic Americans > Civil rights > Juvenile literature.
Hispanic Americans > Education > Juvenile literature.
School integration > United States > Juvenile literature.
Civil rights movements > United States > History > 20th century.
Hispanic Americans > Civil rights.
Hispanic Americans > Education.
School integration > United States.
Civil rights movements > United States > History > 20th century.
Hispanic Americans > Civil rights.
Hispanic Americans > Education.
School integration > United States.

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