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Locked up for freedom

Heather E. Schwartz

Locked up for freedom

civil rights protesters at the Leesburg Stockade

by Heather E. Schwartz

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Millbrook Press in Minneapolis, MN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American civil rights workers,
  • Prisons,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Civil rights,
  • Civil rights movements,
  • Civil rights demonstrations,
  • Social conditions,
  • African American girls,
  • African American prisoners,
  • African Americans,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    In 1963, more than 30 African American girls, ages 1114, were arrested for taking part in Civil Rights protests in Americus, Georgia. Then came a greater ordeal: confinement in a Civil Warera stockade.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesCivil rights protesters at the Leesburg Stockade
    Statementby Heather E. Schwartz
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p.
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26944363M
    ISBN 101467785970
    ISBN 109781467785976

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Schwartz at Barnes & Noble. FREE Brand: Lerner Publishing Group. A compelling account of a group of young people who put their freedom and lives at risk as civil rights protesters. Inover 30 African-American girls between the ages of 11 and 16 were arrested for taking part in protests in Americus, Georgia.

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Book Review: Locked Up for Freedom by Heather E. Schwartz $ Inmore than 30 African-American girls ages 11 to 16 were arrested for taking part in Civil Rights protests in Americus, Georgia.

They were taken without their families' knowledge to a Civil War–era stockade in Leesburg, Georgia, where they were confined in. In Locked Up for Freedom, Schwartz explores the nightmare these children experienced. Weaving in background on the civil rights movement, Jim Crow laws and other high-profile events of the period in call-out sections, the book has an interactive feel, engaging readers in a physically uncomfortable yet vitally important topic.

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