What Was the March on Washington?
ISBN: 0448462877
EAN13: 9780448462875
Language: English
Pages: 105
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
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