The Legacy of Dunbar, America's First Black Public High School
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Chicago Review Press, Incorporated|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $26.95|
| Book Description: |
Dunbar High School in Washington, DC, defied the odds and, in the process, changed America. In the first half of the twentieth century, Dunbar was an academically elite public school, despite being racially segregated by law and existing at the mercy of racist congressmen who held the school’s purse strings. These enormous challenges did not stop the local...