The Story of the Montgomery Bus Boycott
Holiday House, Paperback, 9780823421954, 114pp.
Publication Date: February 28, 2009
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.