A STUDY OF COURAGE AND FEAR: Volume I of Children of Crisis.
Edition: Book club edition.
Boston: Little Brown, (1967.) dj. Hardcover - The first volume in this child psychiatrist's masterwork which studies how children survive and adapt to changes - even violent changes - in their environment. This volume focuses on Ruby Bridges, the little 6 year old girl who was the first black girl to desegregate the schools in New Orleans, as well as 20 other children, both black and white, during the era of school integration and Civil Rights movement in the South. Illustrated with full color drawings by Ruby. References, index. 401 pp.
Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket (slight sunning to the spine of the dj.)