The Stonewall Riots: The Fight for LGBT Rights

The Stonewall Riots: The Fight for LGBT Rights

by Tristan Poehlmann


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Hidden Heroes brings to light the straggles and triumphs of key figures whose stories have been lost in time. Discover whose calculations launched the US space ships. Learn whose pen brought down art oil empire. Explore whose heroic flights helped win World War II. Activists, journalists, mathematicians, pilots, and even baseball players all had an impact on society. Their names may not be well known today, but their contributions still resonate. Uncover their lives and legacies in Hidden Heroes.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781680783902
Publisher: Abdo Publishing
Publication date: 01/01/2017
Series: Hidden Heroes
Pages: 112
Sales rank: 492,090
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)
Lexile: 1090L (what's this?)
Age Range: 13 - 14 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Riot 4

Chapter 2 Activism Before Stonewall 18

Chapter 3 Inside the Stonewall Inn 30

Chapter 4 Outside the Stonewall Inn 40

Chapter 5 Saturday Night 54

Chapter 6 The Next Nights 64

Chapter 7 The Immediate Impact 74

Chapter 8 The Stone Wall Legacy 84

Timeline 98

Essential Facts 100

Glossary 102

Additional Resources 104

Source Notes 106

Index 110

About the Author 112

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