What Was the March on Washington?
Kathleen Krull (A) and Tim Tomkinson (ILT) )
List Price: $5.99 (Paperback - History / Event / Civil Rights March - 2013)
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! (112 pgs) Ages 8-12Grade Level: 3 - 7
Lexile Measure: 900L
Product Dimensions: 5.3 x 0.3 x 7.6 inches
Shipping Weight: 4.8 ounces