Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward County: A Family, a Virginia Town, a Civil Rights Battle
Released! 06/09/2015
Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward County: A Family, a Virginia Town, a Civil Rights Battle
by Kristen Green
Hardcover
Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward County: A Family, a Virginia Town, a Civil Rights Battle
Released! 04/26/2016
Something Must Be Done About Prince Edward County: A Family, a Virginia Town, a Civil Rights Battle
by Kristen Green
Paperback

Combining hard-hitting investigative journalism and a sweeping family narrative, this provocative true story reveals a little-known chapter of American history: the period after the Brown v. Board of Education decision when one Virginia school system refused to integrate.

In the wake of the Supreme Court’s unanimous Brown v. Board of Education decision, Virginia’s Prince Edward County refused to obey the law. Rather than desegregate, the county closed its public sch... read more