What Was the March on Washington? (What Was?) (Paperback)
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On August 28, 1963, more than 200,000 people gathered in Washington, DC, to demand equal rights for all races. It was there that Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his "I Have a Dream" speech, and it was this peaceful protest that spurred the momentous civil rights laws of the mid-1960s. With black-and-white artwork throughout and sixteen pages of photographs, the March is brought to life!
About the Author
Kathleen Krull is well known for her innovative, award-winning nonfiction for young readers, which includes the successful Lives of... series.