- "Years 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 Mendez v. Westminster, the landmark desegregation case of 1946 in California"-- [Provided by publisher]
- Item content: English
- Includes bibliographical references (page 39) and index.
Accelerated Reader 5.1.
Pura Belpré Illustrator Honor, 2015 ; Robert F. Sibert Honor, 2015 ; Orbis Pictus Honor, 2015
- 40 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
- J379.2 T663se
- 9781419710544 (hardback)
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