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The Resource John Lewis in the lead : a story of the civil rights movement, Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson ; illustrations by Benny Andrews

John Lewis in the lead : a story of the civil rights movement, Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson ; illustrations by Benny Andrews

Label
John Lewis in the lead : a story of the civil rights movement
Title
John Lewis in the lead
Title remainder
a story of the civil rights movement
Statement of responsibility
Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson ; illustrations by Benny Andrews
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A biography of John Lewis, Georgia Congressman and one of the 'Big Six' civil rights leaders of the 1960s, focusing on his youth and culminating in the voter registration drives that sparked 'Bloody Sunday, ' as hundreds of people walked across the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama. Includes a note by Congressman Lewis and a timeline"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Haskins, James
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1930-2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Benson, Kathleen
  • Andrews, Benny
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lewis, John
  • Legislators
  • African American legislators
  • United States
  • Civil rights workers
  • African American civil rights workers
  • Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.)
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
Target audience
juvenile
Label
John Lewis in the lead : a story of the civil rights movement, Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson ; illustrations by Benny Andrews
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm62697067
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781584302506
Lccn
2005035472
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)62697067
Label
John Lewis in the lead : a story of the civil rights movement, Jim Haskins and Kathleen Benson ; illustrations by Benny Andrews
Publication
Control code
ocm62697067
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9781584302506
Lccn
2005035472
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)62697067

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