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7 edition of Riding to Washington found in the catalog.

Riding to Washington

  • 199 Want to read
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Published by Sleeping Bear Press in Chelsea, MI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • King, Martin Luther, -- Jr., -- 1929-1968. -- Juvenile literature,
  • King, Martin Luther, -- Jr., -- 1929-1968,
  • March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Civil rights demonstrations -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature,
  • African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature,
  • Children, White -- Indiana -- Indianapolis -- Juvenile literature,
  • Bus travel -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature,
  • March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, Washington, D.C., 1963,
  • Civil rights demonstrations -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- 20th century,
  • African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century,
  • Children, White -- Indiana -- Indianapolis,
  • Bus travel -- United States -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGwenyth Swain ; illustrated by David Geister.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesTales of young Americans series
    ContributionsGeister, David, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF200 .S93 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16744955M
    ISBN 101585363243
    ISBN 109781585363247
    LC Control Number2007046042


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