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The Resource Powerful words : more than 200 years of extraordinary writing by African Americans, Wade Hudson ; illustrated by Sean Qualls ; foreword by Marian Wright Edelman

Powerful words : more than 200 years of extraordinary writing by African Americans, Wade Hudson ; illustrated by Sean Qualls ; foreword by Marian Wright Edelman

Label
Powerful words : more than 200 years of extraordinary writing by African Americans
Title
Powerful words
Title remainder
more than 200 years of extraordinary writing by African Americans
Statement of responsibility
Wade Hudson ; illustrated by Sean Qualls ; foreword by Marian Wright Edelman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of speeches and writings by African Americans, with commentary about the time period in which each person lived, information about the speaker/writer, and public response to the words
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hudson, Wade
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., American
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Powerful words : more than 200 years of extraordinary writing by African Americans, Wade Hudson ; illustrated by Sean Qualls ; foreword by Marian Wright Edelman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 170-173) and index
Contents
Benjamin Banneker -- Richard Allen -- Samuel B. Cornish & John Russwurm -- David Walker -- Dred Scott -- Sojourner Truth -- Frederick Douglass -- Frances Ellen Watkins Harper -- Henry Highland Garnet -- Blanche K. Bruce -- Ida B. Wells Barnett -- Mary Church Terrell -- Booker T. WAshington -- W. E. B. DuBois -- James Weldon Johnson -- & J. Rosamond Johnson -- Marcus Garvey -- Mary McLeod Bethune -- Langston Hughes -- Zora Neale Hurston -- Thomas A. Dorsey -- Richard Wright -- Paul Robeson -- George WAshington Carver -- Thurgood Marshall -- Rosa Parks -- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Malcolm X -- Stokeley Carmichael -- Alex Haley -- Barbara Jordan -- Rev. Jesse Jackson -- Marian Wright Edelman -- Toni Morrison -- Lauryn Hill
Control code
ocm51942371
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xv, 178 p.
Isbn
9780439409698
Lccn
2003042792
Other physical details
ports.
Label
Powerful words : more than 200 years of extraordinary writing by African Americans, Wade Hudson ; illustrated by Sean Qualls ; foreword by Marian Wright Edelman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 170-173) and index
Contents
Benjamin Banneker -- Richard Allen -- Samuel B. Cornish & John Russwurm -- David Walker -- Dred Scott -- Sojourner Truth -- Frederick Douglass -- Frances Ellen Watkins Harper -- Henry Highland Garnet -- Blanche K. Bruce -- Ida B. Wells Barnett -- Mary Church Terrell -- Booker T. WAshington -- W. E. B. DuBois -- James Weldon Johnson -- & J. Rosamond Johnson -- Marcus Garvey -- Mary McLeod Bethune -- Langston Hughes -- Zora Neale Hurston -- Thomas A. Dorsey -- Richard Wright -- Paul Robeson -- George WAshington Carver -- Thurgood Marshall -- Rosa Parks -- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Malcolm X -- Stokeley Carmichael -- Alex Haley -- Barbara Jordan -- Rev. Jesse Jackson -- Marian Wright Edelman -- Toni Morrison -- Lauryn Hill
Control code
ocm51942371
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xv, 178 p.
Isbn
9780439409698
Lccn
2003042792
Other physical details
ports.

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