Fort Washington, PA, April 04, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Eastern National has released a new publication, A March for All: Selma’s Voting Rights Movement, which chronicles the struggle for civil rights and the impact of the marches from Selma, Alabama in 1965. This insightful book takes the reader beyond the headlines of the day and inside the marches that drew national attention to the issues of segregation and unimpeded voting rights for African Americans.
Filled with historic photos, A March for All: Selma’s Voting Rights Movement details the events leading up to the marches, and profiles the individuals who organized, coordinated and participated in the historic Selma to Montgomery Marches; From Sam and Amelia Boynton, the earliest organizers from the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee in Selma, to the “Courageous Eight,” a dedicated group who risked their lives to end segregation and achieve equality.
“A March for All: Selma’s Voting Rights Movement tells a story of courage, perseverance and sacrifice,” said George Minnucci, Chief Executive Officer of Eastern National. “This new publication details one of the most significant civil rights events in U.S. history.”
Written by Theresa L. Hall, A March for All: Selma’s Voting Rights Movement is soft cover, 32 pages. It is available now for $5.95 at eParks.com. For more information about this publication and other Eastern National products, visit eParks.com or call 1-877-NAT-PARK (877-628-7275). Wholesale opportunities are also available.
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