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Author Barton, Chris, author.

Title Moving forward : from space-age rides to Civil Rights sit-ins with Airman Alton Yates / written by Chris Barton ; illustrated by Steffi Walthall.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York : Beach Lane Books, [2022].
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Biography  J BIO YATES    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 32 cm
Note Ages 4-8 Beach Lane Books
Grades 2-3 Beach Lane Books
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "A picture book biography on Alton Yates, a Black man who served in the Air Force in the 1950s and contributed to key research on flight safety for pilots and passengers. After returning home, Alton dedicated his life to standing against Jim Crow and fighting for racial equality"-- Provided by publisher.
Audience Ages 4-8 Beach Lane Books
Grades 2-3 Beach Lane Books
Subject Yates, Alton, 1936- -- Juvenile literature.
Airmen -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Florida -- Jacksonville -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Florida -- Jacksonville -- History -- Juvenile literature.
African American civil rights workers -- Florida -- Jacksonville -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Civil rights workers -- Florida -- Jacksonville -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Jacksonville (Fla.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Jacksonville (Fla.) -- Race relations -- Juvenile literature.
Genre Picture books.
Biographies.
Added Author Walthall, Steffi, illustrator.
Added Title From space-age rides to Civil Rights sit-ins with Airman Alton Yates
ISBN 9781534473652 (hardcover)
1534473653 (hardcover)
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