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Through My Eyes: Ruby Bridges

by Ruby Bridges

In November 1960, all of America watched as a tiny six-year-old black girl, surrounded by federal marshals, walked through a mob of screaming segregationists and into her school. An icon of the civil rights movement, Ruby Bridges chronicles each dramatic step...

In November 1960, all of America watched as a tiny six-year-old black girl, surrounded by federal marshals, walked through a mob of screaming segregationists and into her school. An icon of the civil rights movement, Ruby Bridges chronicles each dramatic step of this pivotal event in history.

Hardcover - 64 pages - $17.99
ISBN: 0590189239 (ISBN13: 9780590189231)
Published Sep 1, 1999 by Scholastic Press
First published 1999

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Many of my students are of low socioeconomic status. My students do not get much exposure to books of different genres. I would love to expose them to more...

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