Read More About It
- Chafe,William H., Raymond Gavins, Robert Korstad, and others, eds. Remembering Jim Crow: African Americans Tell About Life in the Segregated South. New York: The New Press, 2001.
- Engelbert, Phillis. American Civil Rights: Biographies. Detroit, Michigan: UXL, 1999.
- Jensen, Richard J., and Hammerback, John C., eds. The Words of César Chávez. College Station: Texas A & M University Press, 2002.
- Ritchie, Donald. Doing Oral History. New York: Twayne Publishers, 1995.
- Saye, John William. Ghost Dancing the Law: The Wounded Knee Trials. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1997.
- Wexler, Sanford. An Eyewitness History of the Civil Rights Movement. New York: Checkmark Books, 1999.
For Younger Readers:
- Altman, Linda Jacobs. The American Civil Rights Movement: The African-American Struggle for Equality. Berkeley Heights, New Jersey: Enslow Publishers, Inc., 2004.
- Cheatham, Kae. Dennis Banks: Native American Activist. Springfield. New Jersey: Enslow Publishers, 1997.
- Gaines, Ann. César Chávez: The Fight for Farm Workers Rights. Chanhassen, Minnesota: The Child's World, 2003.
- Orr, Tamra B. The Civil Rights Movement. San Diego, California: Blackbirch Press, 2004.
- The Struggle for Civil Rights: 1940s–1970s. Evanston, Illinois: Nextext, 2003.
- Vernell, Marjorie. Leaders of Black Civil Rights. San Diego, California: Lucent Books, 2000.
You can continue to enjoy the richness of the Library's collections by going to these suggested links that will be of special interest to kids and families!
- Civil Rights
- From Slavery to Civil Rights