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The Resource John Lewis : civil rights champion and congressman, Alison Morretta

John Lewis : civil rights champion and congressman, Alison Morretta

Label
John Lewis : civil rights champion and congressman
Title
John Lewis
Title remainder
civil rights champion and congressman
Statement of responsibility
Alison Morretta
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s to his present-day work as a United States Congressman, Lewis has fought for equality for all Americans. This book uses photographs, sidebars, and primary sources to examine John Lewis's greatest achievements, both historical and contemporary, and explore how his bravery and dedication to nonviolent direct action have effected real change in the United States
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morretta, Alison
Dewey number
328.73/092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 9Y
  • Z
Intended audience source
  • Childrens Plus, Inc
  • Fountas and Pinnell
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
African American trailblazers
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lewis, John
  • Lewis, John
  • United States
  • African American civil rights workers
  • African American legislators
  • Civil rights workers
  • Legislators
  • African American civil rights workers
  • African American legislators
  • Civil rights workers
  • Legislators
Label
John Lewis : civil rights champion and congressman, Alison Morretta
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223132947509
  • 31223132947517
  • 31223132947558
  • 31223132947525
  • 31223132947533
  • 31223132947541
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A difficult history -- The boy from Troy -- Different visions for change -- Getting in the way -- From activist to politician -- The conscience of the Congress
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
128 p.
Isbn
9781502645487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
John Lewis : civil rights champion and congressman, Alison Morretta
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223132947509
  • 31223132947517
  • 31223132947558
  • 31223132947525
  • 31223132947533
  • 31223132947541
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A difficult history -- The boy from Troy -- Different visions for change -- Getting in the way -- From activist to politician -- The conscience of the Congress
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
128 p.
Isbn
9781502645487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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