Freedom Walkers

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Freedom Walkers

The Story of the Montgomery Bus Boycott

By Russell Freedman

Holiday House, Hardcover, 9780823420315, 114pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2006

On December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks refused to move to the back of the bus and give up her seat to a white man. This refusal to give up her dignity sparked the Montgomery bus boycott, a yearlong struggle, and a major victory in the civil rights movement. Source notes, map, bibliography, index.