Newburyport Public Library

Students on strike, Jim Crow, civil rights, Brown, and me : a memoir, by John A. Stokes with Lois Wolfe and Herman J. Viola - (lib. bdg.)

Table Of Contents
Fear makes me hide -- Growing up rich in spirit -- School days -- Life in the Jim Crow South -- Beating the system -- Lessons from Ned -- The sky did not fall -- Separate but never equal -- Our Manhattan project -- There's a riot at the school -- Taking care of business -- Don't give up -- Uncharted waters -- A skittish night -- Cover me -- Davis v. County School Board of Prince Edward County -- Massive resistance -- Standing on shoulders
Literary Form
non fiction
Physical Description
127 pages, illustrations, maps, 22 cm.

Library Locations

  • Newburyport Public Library

    94 State Street, Newburyport, MA, 01950, US