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NPR American Chronicles: Civil Rights

Author: NPR

Series: NPR American Chronicles

Narrator: Michele Norris

Unabridged: 3 hr 1 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Highbridge Audio

Published: 12/06/2011

Genre: History - Modern - 20th Century

Synopsis

It wasn’t that long ago that black citizens had to move to the back of the bus. In this stirring collection, NPR tells stories large and small: of Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King, and the March on Washington; of Pullman porters, an invaluable green book, and women who baked pies to support the Montgomery bus boycott. Personal recollections and historical accounts paint vivid pictures of individuals and events that transformed a nation.

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