Freedom's Promise: Fannie Lou Hamer: Civil Rights Activist, 1st Edition

  • Duchess Harris
  • Marne Ventura
  • Published By: Core Library
  • ISBN-10: 1532171978
  • ISBN-13: 9781532171970
  • DDC: 973.049607
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released February 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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Fannie Lou Hamer was an influential African American activist in the 1960s and 1970s. She fought for African Americans’ civil rights, including the right to vote. This book explores her life and legacy. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
A Letter from Duchess.
1: The Right to Vote.
2: Early Life and Activism.
3: This Bus Is Too Yellow.
4: Hamer Speaks Up.
5: Hamer’s Legacy.
Fast Facts.
Stop and Think.
Online Resources.
Learn More.
About the Authors.