She Stood for Freedom; The Untold Story of a Civil Rights Hero, Joan Trumpauer Mulholland

She Stood for Freedom; The Untold Story of a Civil Rights Hero, Joan Trumpauer Mulholland

By: Mulholland, Loki & Charlotta Janssen

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Cover has some light edge and corner wear. Previous owner name inside front cover. ; Joan Trumpauer Mulholland grew up in Virginia in the 1950s and witnessed the injustice of segregation firsthand. As a teenager, she joined the Civil Rights Movement, attending demonstrations and sit-ins. Because of her passionate belief in the cause, she was involved in several important and historically significant events, including

The Freedom Rides of 1961
The Woolworth's lunch counter sit-ins in Jackson, Mississippi, in 1963
The March on Washington with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in 1963
The Selma to Montgomery March in 1965

Joan says, "Anyone can make a difference. It doesn't matter how old or young you are. Find a problem, get some friends together, and go fix it. Remember, you don't have to change the world ... just change your world."

Filled with original photography, images of historical documents, and breathtaking artwork, She Stood for Freedom is a celebration of the effect a single life can have on the world.

; 9.10 X 6.90 X 0.50 inches; 64 pages; 9781629721774

Title: She Stood for Freedom; The Untold Story of a Civil Rights Hero, Joan Trumpauer Mulholland

Author Name: Mulholland, Loki & Charlotta Janssen

Categories: U. S. History,

Publisher: Shadow Mountain: 2016

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 58186