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Loving vs. Virginia: A Documentary Novel of the Landmark Civil Rights Case

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From acclaimed author Patricia Hruby Powell comes the story of a landmark civil rights case, told in spare and gorgeous verse. In 1955, in Caroline County, Virginia, amidst segregation and prejudice, injustice and cruelty, two teenagers fell in love. Their life together broke the law, but their determination would change it. Richard and Mildred Loving were at the heart of a Supreme Court case that legalized marriage between races, and a story of the devotedcouple who faced discrimination, fought it, and won.
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Full title loving vs virginia a documentary novel of the landmark civil rights case
Author powell patricia hruby
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Last Update 2018-05-22 23:05:13PM
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subject_facet African Americans -- Fiction, Historical fiction, Interracial marriage -- Fiction, Interracial marriage -- Law and legislation -- Virginia -- Fiction, Loving, Mildred Jeter -- Trials, litigation, etc. -- Fiction, Loving, Richard Perry -- Trials, litigation, etc. -- Fiction, Novels in verse, Race relations -- Fiction, Virginia -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction, Virginia -- Race relations -- Fiction
title_display Loving vs. Virginia : a documentary novel of the landmark civil rights case
title_full Loving vs. Virginia : a documentary novel of the landmark civil rights case / by Patricia Hruby Powell ; artwork by Shadra Strickland, Loving vs. Virginia A Documentary Novel of the Landmark Civil Rights Case
title_short Loving vs. Virginia :
title_sub A Documentary Novel of the Landmark Civil Rights Case
topic_facet African Americans, Historical Fiction, History, Interracial marriage, Law and legislation, Loving, Mildred Jeter, Loving, Richard Perry, Novels in verse, Race relations, Suspense, Trials, litigation, etc, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature