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Title Separate is never equal : Sylvia Mendez & her family's fight for desegregation / Duncan Tonatiuh.
Author Tonatiuh, Duncan, author.
Publication New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2014.
Description 40 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Call # J 379.263 T
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 39 ) and index.
Summary "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.
Subject School integration -- United States.
Hispanic Americans -- Education.
Hispanic Americans -- Civil rights.
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Mendez, Sylvia, 1936- -- Childhood and youth.
ISBN 1419710540 (hardback) :
9781419710544 (hardback) :

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