Little Rock Nine (Perspectives on Modern World History) (Library Binding)

Little Rock Nine (Perspectives on Modern World History) By Diane Andrews Henningfeld (Editor) Cover Image
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This must-have volume explores the events surrounding the Little Rock Nine crisis. Collected essays provide the historical background, from sources such as the National Park Service and Dwight D. Eisenhower. Controversies are then explored, including whether President Eisenhower acted wisely in sending federal troops to Little Rock. Readers are presented with compelling first-hand accounts of the experience from people who lived through it, hearing from notables such as Minnijean Brown Trickey, Thelma Mothershed Wair, and Elizabeth Eckford.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780737763683
ISBN-10: 073776368X
Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing
Publication Date: April 19th, 2014
Pages: 208
Language: English
Series: Perspectives on Modern World History