Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family's Fight for Desegregation
ISBN: 1419710540
EAN13: 9781419710544
Language: English
Publication Date: May 6, 2014
Pages: 40
Dimensions: 0.47" H x 11.02" L x 9.21" W
Weight: 1.15 lbs.
Format: Hardcover
Book Overview
A decade 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 a landmark desegregation case in 1946 in California. Winner of the Pura Belpr Award. Full color.