Separate is never equal : Sylvia Mendez & her family's fight for desegregation
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New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2014.
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Hillwood High - Teen Non-Fiction
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Book
Physical Desc
40 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm.
Language
English
Reading Level
LG
Level 5.1, 1 Points
Lexile code
AD: Adult Directed
Lexile measure
870

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Includes bibliographical references (page 39 ) and index.
Description
"Years before the landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling Brown v. Board of Education, Sylvia Mendez, an eight-year-old girl of Mexican and Puerto Rican heritage, played an instrumental role in Mendez v. Westminster, the landmark desegregation case of 1946 in California"--,Provided by publisher.
Awards
Pura Belpré Honor book for illustration, 2015
Awards
Robert F. Sibert Honor book, 2015

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Tonatiuh, D. (2014). Separate is never equal: Sylvia Mendez & her family's fight for desegregation . Abrams Books for Young Readers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Tonatiuh, Duncan. 2014. Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez & Her Family's Fight for Desegregation. New York: Abrams Books for Young Readers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Tonatiuh, Duncan. Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez & Her Family's Fight for Desegregation New York: Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2014.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Tonatiuh, Duncan. Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez & Her Family's Fight for Desegregation Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2014.

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