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Beyond Brown: Pursuing the Promise Image Strip of Linda Brown walking to school, girl taking test at desk, Nettie Hunt and daughter with newspaper headline on steps of Supreme Court, present day children raising hands, children at computers
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Balkin, Jack M. (ed.)
What Brown v. Board of Education Should Have Said: The Nation's Legal Experts Rewrite America's Landmark Civil Rights Decision
New York University Press, 2002

Beals, Melba Pattillo
Warriors Don't Cry : A Searing Memoir of the Battle to Integrate Little Rock's Central High
Pocket Books, 1994.

Greenberg, Jack
Crusaders in the Courts : How a Dedicated Band of Lawyers Fought for the Civil Rights Revolution
BasicBooks, 1994.

Kluger, Richard
Simple Justice: The History of Brown v. Board of Education and Black America's Struggle for Equality
Knopf, 2004

Kozol, Jonathan
Savage Inequalities: Children in America's Schools
Crown, 1991

Kozol, Jonathan
Amazing Grace: The Lives of Children and the Conscience of a Nation
Crown, 1995

Kozol, Jonathan
A Fierce Injustice : Apartheid Schooling in America
Crown, to be released 2005

Lagemann, Ellen Condliffe and LaMar P. Miller (eds.)
Brown v. Board of Education: The Challenge for Today's Schools
Reporting Civil Rights
The Library of America (www.loa.org)

Martin, Waldo E.
Brown v. Board of Education: A Brief History with Documents
St. Martins Press,1998

Orfield, Gary, Susan E. Eaton, and the Harvard Project on School Desegregation
Dismantling desegregation : the Quiet Reversal of Brown v. Board of Education
The New Press, 1996

Orfield, Gary and Mindy L. Kornhaber (eds.)
Raising Standards or Raising Barriers?
The Century Foundation, 2001

Patterson, James T.
Brown v. Board of Education: A Civil Rights Milestone and Its Troubled Legacy
Oxford University Press, February 2001

Smith, Bob
They Closed Their Schools : Prince Edward County, Virginia, 1951-1964
Thomas, Joyce Carol and Curtis James
University of North Carolina Press, 1965

Thomas, Joyce Carol and Curtis James
Linda Brown, You are Not Alone: The Brown v. Board of Education Decision, A Collection
Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children, 2003





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