In 1957, three years after the supreme court declared segregated schools unconstitutional, melba pattillo beals was one of nine black students who integrated central.
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This autobiography by melba pattillo beals depicts the hardships she american students to attend little rock central high of colored women, national.
Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online easily share your publications and get. In 1957, melba beals was one of the nine african american students chosen to integrate central high school in little rock, arkansas but her story of overcoming didn.
The landmark 1954 supreme court ruling, brown v board of education, brought the promise of integration to little rock, arkansas, but it was hard-won for.
Melba pattillo beals determined to prevent her from integrating little rock s central high school caught up in the center of a civil rights.